The Spoof

Much like Wikipedia, The Spoof is an entirely member contributed site. They don’t have a team of writers or anything, just editors and proofers who examine the entries that come in to see if they are good enough to put…

The Rise In Satirical Websites Around The World

Satirical websites have become a common thing in many countries around the world. This is probably due to the fact that duped people usually share this content on social media thereby creating a viral marketing scheme for these sites without…

Click Hole

Click Hole is the brain child of The Onion, especially once they decided to move away from traditional printing and into the Digital Age. Given the whole nature of social media today, with “click bait” articles that just have snappy…

Fake Or Real News; A Guide On Telling The Difference

The number of fake news sites has been on an upsurge recently and as a result many people hardly know what news sites provide reliable and objective reporting. If you have ever posted a news article on your social media…

The Best Fake News Websites In The World

Out goes news ethics, objectivity and good reporting and in comes the world of fake news websites. Fake news websites usually do all the wrong things that a professional journalist does, but it’s not to say that their news stories…

6 Most Popular Satirical Websites In The World

Nowadays the internet is rife with many websites providing news about current events. However, a new form of reporting has started to emerge lately which preys on the naivety of its readers. These are the fake news websites that have…

Why Satire is an Art Form

If you’ve ever caught yourself reading a satire article and sort of falling into its trap – even if you knew it was satirical to begin with – you know the true power that satire holds. Satire publications are also…

Why Satire is Still Around

If you’ve ever fallen victim to believing that a satire article is real, you’ve probably asked, “Why do they even write this stuff, anyways? It doesn’t even do anything or give anything useful.” No offense, but that’s probably just your…

The Onion

The Onion is known as the most satirical newspaper in history. It started in Chicago in 1988, and circulated their hysterical papers all over the country. By 1996, they started posting the newspaper online, and today they have a massive…