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What Is Satire?
noun | sat·ire | (ˈsa-ˌtī(-ə)r)
a way of using humor to show that someone or something is foolish, weak, bad, etc. : humor that shows the weaknesses or bad qualities of a person, government, society, etc.
Popular Contemporary Satire
Fun, but not good sources for news:
The Borowitz Report is a satirical column published in The New Yorker magazine.
ClickHole is a satirical website from The Onion that parodies websites such as BuzzFeed and Upworthy.
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Nightly satirical TV news program on Comedy Central and hosted by South African comedian Trevor Noah.
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Weekly satirical look at news, politics, and current events on HBO and hosted by English comedian John Oliver.
McSweeney's Internet Tendency
Humor website published by McSweeney's Publishing in San Francisco.
New Maine News
Satirical "news" all about the state of Maine.
Founded as a satirical newspaper in 1988, The Onion continues to provide satirical "news" stories via an online presence.
Reductress was founded in 2013 and pokes fun at women's magazines like Cosmopolitan through satirical advice columns, news stories, and "listicles."