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No really: The Onion's Twitter, FB account hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

May 07, 2013

No really: The Onion's Twitter, FB account hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

American satire website, The Onion's Twitter and Facebook account were hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army. Except people weren't really sure if The Onion was indeed hacked. #Syria #Technology #SocialMedia #The Onion #Personal Technology #Syrian Electronic Army #The Onion Twitter account hacked #The Onion Hacked
Kim Jong-Un as sexiest man: How China's daily fell for Onion's joke

Nov 28, 2012

Kim Jong-Un as sexiest man: How China's daily fell for Onion's joke

How did a spoof article about North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un being the sexiest man alive end up as a real news item in China? Turns out it was a case of telephone, or Chinese whispers, in the digital age. #WeirdNews #Kim Jong-un #The Onion #People's Daily China