Spanish-language broadcasting titan Univision buys controlling interest in The Onion


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#2

Huh. The Chinese are in for a shock.


#3

He forgot ‘cope’. As Jon Stewart demonstrated, night after night, only comedy can help us go through our daily lives while being able to consciously acknowledge things like ‘Donald Trump is now a serious contender for the highest office in the United States’.


#4

Well Univision wanted the most accurate reporting around to cover Trump’s campaign so it was a smart investment on their part


#5

No more is fish time success time; a loss for us all.


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[quote]Including Onion Inc. as part of our portfolio is a great fit for and a significant step forward in our digital strategy as we continue to expand the ways we entertain and inform millennial and multicultural audiences.
[/quote]Are they planning to synergize the paradigms?


#7

Hmm, I have a feeling that this will turn out better than the Rupert Modok / National Geographic purchase.


#8

La Cebolla…hmmmm, it has a nice ring to it.


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Does that happen before or after they reverse the polarity?
#WrongGenreSavvy


#10

The Onion does a great job of spoofing GOP racism against Spanish-speaking families.


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http://i.onionstatic.com/onion/1032/0/1x1/240.jpg “As long as I can keep reading it in English.”

Jeff Earlheimer
Habberdasher


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