From The Birth Of A Nation To The Death Of Journalism Since its founding by a bloodthirsty tyrant in 1756, The Onion has not merely changed the way we think about the news it has changed whether we think about the news at all As the first decade of this new millennium draws to a close, Our Front Pages shows us the first thing that presidents, kings, prime ministers, and popes saw when they opened their eyes each morning for the last 21 years Now you, the common reader and citizen, can see what they saw and be as informed as they were with this important retrospective of the past two decades You, too, will realize what generations before have realized and generations yet unborn will some day realize in turn The Onion is not merely the chronicle of America The Onion is America. New Read Our Front Pages: 21 Years of Greatness, Virtue, and Moral Rectitude from America's Finest News Source (Onion Presents) [ Author ] The Onion [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – heartforum.co.uk
The satirical newspaper The Onion was founded in 1988 at the University of Wisconsin, Madison Originally a weekly humor print publication targeting a local student population, The Onion is today a booming news organization known as America s Finest News Source.The launch of TheOnion.com in 1996 expanded its signature brand of satire to a national and international audience Online expansion opened doors to growth in a multitude of areas The company has become an omnipotent news empire, reaching millions of fans through print, broadcast, radio, mobile apps, books, and, in January 2011, two new television shows on the Independent Film Channel and Comedy Central The website continues to be the nucleus of all The Onion does, described by TIME magazine as the funniest site on the Internet TheOnion.com now averages 40 million page views and roughly 7.5 million unique visitors per month The Onion s digital strategy has resulted in an enormous and dedicated fan base The newspaper s content is delivered constantly, Tweeted at optimum times and posted on Facebook during high traffic periods Subsequently, users can easily embed, share, or post articles and videos to their personal Facebook and Twitter accounts As a result, the Onion s fans take an active role in the viral nature of the content Within minutes of posting an article or video, the content materializes across a number of platforms.
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