And the answers to those questions raise EVEN MORE QUESTIONS.
I can't stop cringing at this new commercial from McDonalds. Maybe I'm a little old-fashioned. Maybe I like my Hamburglar not complaining about his wife. Why was she calling him? Who were the cake and candles for? Why wouldn't you buy that ahead of time?
Wait. The Onion's not true?
The popular satire site The Onion is now being tagged as "satire" on Facebook. The execution leaves a lot to be desired, though.
This looks promising: Literally Unbelievable
is a new Tumblr that screencaps outraged Facebook comments on Onion
articles from people who either haven't noticed that the article in question is from The Onion
or simply don't know that The Onion
is a satirical publication.
As it so happens, there are a lot of these people. The blog's creator writes
: "I curate the site and wanted to make it clear that these people are being completely earnest. Certainly I saw a good number that were inside jokes, ironic posts or trolling, but the ones I posted are 100% the real deal."
via Gorilla Mask