“By the middle of February, 2015 was beginning to look like the year satire would be weathered down into something weak and unrecognizable…But just as its greatest personas whet their biting wit on the grating world, satire sharpened its fangs and bit back.”
‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens
“Fiorina’s remarks contrasted sharply with those of fellow candidate Donald Trump, who said he knew exactly who everyday Americans were but could care less.”
Unlike The Onion, which tends to fabricate news based on societal observations or characteristics of public figures, StarWipe takes real events and adds imagined information or commentary, much like actual tabloids do with celebrity lives.
Lindsey Graham is portrayed as a country yokel running his own campaign.
The Onion once again reposted an article called, “‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens.”
Peeling the Onion looks back at the week in satirical newsprint