Breaking News: Some BS Happening Somewhere

From Onion News Network, a spoof of the formula for cable TV news filler segments.   The language is rather saltier than typical here, most of it gratuitous, but good satire nonetheless.

Charlie Booker‘s “How to Report the News” is a recent predecessor with a more subtle British sensibility:

via Mark Liberman via Eugene Volokh

FILED UNDER: Humor, Media
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