History NightmareFuel / TheOnion

2nd Nov '16 6:37:06 AM MarkLungo
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* In the Onion book ''"Our Dumb World"'' the page for the Democratic Republic of the Congo is pretty much the book's own DespairEventHorizon given how nightmarish everything about its recent history and current status is, and the few jokes made are exceedingly bleak and depressed, but this line in particular is just horrifying...

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* In the Onion book ''"Our Dumb World"'' ''Literature/OurDumbWorld'' the page for the Democratic Republic of the Congo is pretty much the book's own DespairEventHorizon given how nightmarish everything about its recent history and current status is, and the few jokes made are exceedingly bleak and depressed, but this line in particular is just horrifying...
16th Aug '16 3:10:03 AM Beedle
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* "[[http://www.theonion.com/article/melania-trump-stumbles-upon-dozens-husbands-haunti-53516 Melania Trump Stumbles Upon Dozens Of Husbandís Haunting, Macabre Self-Portraits]]"
16th Jun '16 6:47:09 PM themisterfree
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* One story from the IFC series had a JerkJock [[http://www.theonion.com/video/potential-school-shooter-gunned-down-by-popular-jo-20877 shooting innocent students]] and [[http://www.theonion.com/article/portrait-of-a-hero-19136 previously having written about skinning another student and wearing the skin as a pelt]]. He essentially was AxCrazy and AGodAmI. One of his quotes? "I feel as powerful as a god. I am the Flesh Master. My thirst must be slaked with blood."
9th Mar '16 11:44:24 PM Katherine
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* "[[http://www.theonion.com/article/dementia-study-reveals-fond-memories-first-go-50670 Dementia Study Reveals Fond Memories First To Go]]"
18th Sep '15 5:03:02 PM ham-peas
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* "[[http://www.theonion.com/video/new-marijuana-study-says-everyone-knows-youre-high,35386/ New Marijuana Study Says Everyone Knows You're High And You'll Likely Be Stoned Forever]]" is an innocuous, decent satire the first time through, but on subsequent replays, the video deliberately invokes MushroomSamba for various effects. (The original page no longer seems to work, showing only the innocuous version of the clip, but all versions remain on the Onion's servers and are linked [[https://www.reddit.com/r/videos/comments/2o5nxn/new_marijuana_study_says_everyone_knows_youre/cmk96ts here]]) Some of the "bad trip" effects include:

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* "[[http://www.theonion.com/video/new-marijuana-study-says-everyone-knows-youre-high,35386/ New Marijuana Study Says Everyone Knows You're High And You'll Likely Be Stoned Forever]]" is an innocuous, decent satire the first time through, but on subsequent replays, the video deliberately invokes MushroomSamba for various effects. (The original page no longer seems to work, showing only the innocuous version of the clip, but all versions remain on the Onion's servers and are linked [[https://www.reddit.com/r/videos/comments/2o5nxn/new_marijuana_study_says_everyone_knows_youre/cmk96ts here]]) Some of the "bad trip" effects include:
18th Sep '15 5:02:41 PM ham-peas
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* "[[http://www.theonion.com/video/new-marijuana-study-says-everyone-knows-youre-high,35386/ New Marijuana Study Says Everyone Knows You're High And You'll Likely Be Stoned Forever]]" is an innocuous, decent satire the first time through, but on subsequent replays, the video deliberately invokes MushroomSamba for various effects. The worst of these include:

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* "[[http://www.theonion.com/video/new-marijuana-study-says-everyone-knows-youre-high,35386/ New Marijuana Study Says Everyone Knows You're High And You'll Likely Be Stoned Forever]]" is an innocuous, decent satire the first time through, but on subsequent replays, the video deliberately invokes MushroomSamba for various effects. The worst (The original page no longer seems to work, showing only the innocuous version of these the clip, but all versions remain on the Onion's servers and are linked [[https://www.reddit.com/r/videos/comments/2o5nxn/new_marijuana_study_says_everyone_knows_youre/cmk96ts here]]) Some of the "bad trip" effects include:
20th Jul '15 9:45:25 AM dmcreif
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* [[http://www.theonion.com/video/onn-exclusive-oneonone-interview-with-god,37236/ ONN Exclusive: One-On-One Interview With God.]] Also CrowningMomentOfFunny, depending on your sense of humor.

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* [[http://www.theonion.com/video/onn-exclusive-oneonone-interview-with-god,37236/ [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vo1IwmaUz90 ONN Exclusive: One-On-One Interview With God.]] Also CrowningMomentOfFunny, depending on your sense of humor.


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* "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZZfM1lkLuMI Denmark Introduces Harrowing New Tourism Ads Directed By Lars Von Trier]]"
8th Jul '15 6:42:23 AM dmcreif
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* "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4RF70gWlNyw New Psychedelic Weight Loss Drug Transforms Food Into Monstrous Hallucinations]]"
4th Feb '15 10:29:32 AM dmcreif
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* "[[http://www.theonion.com/articles/not-quite-perfect-mcdonalds-opens-in-illinois-outl,1328/ 'Not Quite Perfect' McDonald's Opens In Illinois Outlet Mall]]"
12th Nov '14 2:49:56 PM TheJCop
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* [[http://www.theonion.com/video/onn-exclusive-oneonone-interview-with-god,37236/ ONN Exclusive: One-On-One Interview With God.]] Also CrowningMomentOfFunny, depending on your sense of humor.
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