Our Dumb Century

Our Dumb Century

The staff of The Onion presents a satirical collection of mock headlines and news stories, including an account of the Pentagon's development of an A-bomb-resistant desk for schoolchildren.

Author: Scott Dikkers

Publisher: Crown Archetype

ISBN: 9780307393579

Category: Humor

Page: 164

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The staff of The Onion presents a satirical collection of mock headlines and news stories, including an account of the Pentagon's development of an A-bomb-resistant desk for schoolchildren.
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Onion Presents

Onion Presents

In April 1999, The Onion will publish Our Dumb Century: 100 Years of Headlines from America's Finest News Source, the book on which this calendar is based. Shrink-wrapped. Boxed.

Author: Andrews McMeel Publishing

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ISBN: 0836225864

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The Onion created an international following when it hit the Web in 1996, attracting millions of online readers with irreverent made-up stories that sound fairly close to real. In April 1999, The Onion will publish Our Dumb Century: 100 Years of Headlines from America's Finest News Source, the book on which this calendar is based. Shrink-wrapped. Boxed.
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Our Dumb Century

Our Dumb Century

Definitely not for the easily offended, Our Dumb Century was a New York Times #1 bestseller chronicling 100 years of American history with dry humor and cynicism.

Author: Scott Dikkers

Publisher: Running PressBook Pub

ISBN: 0762418664

Category: Humor

Page: 192

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Definitely not for the easily offended, Our Dumb Century was a New York Times #1 bestseller chronicling 100 years of American history with dry humor and cynicism. This Miniature Edition™ distills the brilliant wit and satire of the original from "America's Finest News Source."
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The Onion s Finest News Reporting

The Onion s Finest News Reporting

Presents a collection of satirical news stories from the humor magazine and its Website, including such events as "Clinton Deploys Vowels to Bosnia," "Civil War Enthusiasts Burn Atlanta to the Ground," and "Microsoft Patents Ones, Zeroes"

Author: Scott Dikkers

Publisher: Crown

ISBN: 0609804634

Category: Humor

Page: 165

View: 399

Presents a collection of satirical news stories from the humor magazine and its Website, including such events as "Clinton Deploys Vowels to Bosnia," "Civil War Enthusiasts Burn Atlanta to the Ground," and "Microsoft Patents Ones, Zeroes"
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Homeland Insecurity

Homeland Insecurity

95 ) Our Dumb Century 0 - 609 - 80461 - 8 $ 16 . 95 paper ( Canada : $ 25 . 95 )
Microsoft Patents Ones , Zeroes Area Loser To Spend Rest Of Day In Red from
America ' s the ONION Clinton Deploys Vowels To Bosnia CENTURY Finest New
 ...

Author: Amie Barrodale

Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.

ISBN: STANFORD:36105124216818

Category: Humor

Page: 312

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A wild and wicked parody of America's preoccupation with national security offers a selection of whimsical news stories, opinion pieces, and blurbs that offer a pointed look at Donald Rumsfeld, America's dependence on foreign oil, domestic surveillance, and other hot topics. Original. 150,000 first printing.
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Dispatches from the Tenth Circle

Dispatches from the Tenth Circle

A collection of front page news stories from The Onion, a satirical magazine from America. Contains entirely original material in the same vein as: Drugs Win Drugs War and Martin Luther King: I Had A Really Weird Dream Last Night.

Author: Robert Siegel

Publisher: Pan Macmillan Adult

ISBN: 075222011X

Category: American wit and humor

Page: 174

View: 637

A collection of front page news stories from The Onion, a satirical magazine from America. Contains entirely original material in the same vein as: Drugs Win Drugs War and Martin Luther King: I Had A Really Weird Dream Last Night.
Categories: American wit and humor

International Directory of Company Histories

International Directory of Company Histories

In the first half of 1999 , Onion , Inc. released its first book , Our Dumb Century :
The Onion Presents 100 Years of Headlines from America's Finest New Source .
The book , published by Crown Books , contained headlines created by nine ...

Author: Jay P. Pederson

Publisher: Saint James Press

ISBN: 1558625445

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 648

View: 248

Annotation This multi-volume series provides detailed histories of more than 7,000 of the most influential companies worldwide.
Categories: Business & Economics

American Journalism Review

American Journalism Review

But it was the April Fools ' Day 1999 release of “ Our Dumb Century : 100 Years
of Headlines from America's Finest News Source " that brought fame and , at
least comparatively , fortune to the little company whose 50 or so employees , in
the ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015057937602

Category: Journalism

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Categories: Journalism

Whole Earth

Whole Earth

Author:

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105115059730

Category: Appropriate technology

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Categories: Appropriate technology

New York

New York

The Mix cue Edited by Boris Kachka Radio Highlights In Print Our Dumb Century
my little blue dress " Live From Grand Central " Host Ira Kleinman interviews the
executive chef of the Oyster Bar , playwright Charles Busch , and Multiple ...

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ISBN: NWU:35556032886483

Category: New York (N.Y.)

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Categories: New York (N.Y.)

The Missouri Review

The Missouri Review

We knew that the show is not really a tangible object , and the book is real . We
wanted something we can hold , a physical object . Both DJ and I had been at the
Onion but left before they got their book deal to do Our Dumb Century . DJ had a
 ...

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ISBN: UCSC:32106018607900

Category: American literature

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Categories: American literature

Newsweek

Newsweek

All in ỚT CON" Our Dumb Century " tent with turns this same cutting its legions
sensibility on 100 years of Web fans , The of American history . Onion ( www
Each page of the book .theonion.com ) features a parody front now presents a
page ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015045880021

Category: Current events

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Categories: Current events

Our Dumb Animals

Our Dumb Animals

But it is true that he should be supported . with all the most spiritual parts of our
being . partly through its means , of the ... Century . the sparrow question will
probably here go the lowest will not be apt to fail when the highest through the
same ...

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ISBN: HARVARD:HNQB2L

Category: Animal welfare

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Categories: Animal welfare

The Onion Ad Nauseam

The Onion Ad Nauseam

... Screw Cowardly Battle With Cancer Peace ' Accord FINEST NEWS
REPORTING OUR DUMB 100 Years of Headlines ... News Reporting , Volume
One 0-609-80463-4 $ 16.95 paper ( Canada : $ 25.95 ) Our Dumb Century 0-609
-80461-8 ...

Author: Robert Siegel

Publisher:

ISBN: 140004961X

Category: Humor

Page: 264

View: 303

An anthology encompassing hundreds of articles from November 2001 through October 2002, includes "Area Man Not Exactly Sure When to Take Down American Flags" and such post-September 11 works as "Spaghetti-Os Discontinued as Franco-American Relations Break
Categories: Humor

Destined for Destiny

Destined for Destiny

From the creators of America's favorite presidential address, WeeklyRadioAddress.com (as seen on TheOnion.com), comes this unauthorized autobiography of George W. Bush.

Author: Scott Dikkers

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780743299664

Category: Humor

Page: 167

View: 995

From the creators of America's favorite presidential address, WeeklyRadioAddress.com (as seen on TheOnion.com), comes this unauthorized autobiography of George W. Bush.
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Postwar America

Postwar America

The paper's best articles have been collected in several books , and a mock
anthology of the most important news events of the twentieth century appeared in
Our Dumb Century ( 1999 ) . In 1996 , The Onion went online , and its readership
 ...

Author: James Ciment

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105127417645

Category: United States

Page: 1574

View: 370

Alphabetically arranged entries provide coverage of the diplomatic, economic, political, and cultural events in the United States from the outbreak of the Cold War to the rise of the United States as the last remaining superpower.
Categories: United States

The American Oxonian

The American Oxonian

He has to explain to his Dad , in public , both the joke and how to pronounce
Prôôst . But in a snap , his nose is back into the faux centennial edition of The
Onion : Our Dumb Century , a sly , satirical publication that emerged from the
primordial ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015066389308

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List of Rhodes scholars, 1904-1915: v.2 p. [145]-161. Vol. for 1934- include Addresses and occupations of Rhodes scholars and other Oxonians (called 1934-36, Addresses and occupations of Rhodes scholars).
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The Onion

The Onion

The Onion Platinum Prestige Encore Gold Premium Collector's Edition contains the first three books by The Onion, America's Finest News Source: Our Dumb Century; The Onion's Finest News Reporting, Vol. 1; and Dispatches from the Tenth Circle ...

Author: Onion Editors

Publisher: Three Rivers Press

ISBN: 140005267X

Category: Humor

Page: 528

View: 106

The Onion Platinum Prestige Encore Gold Premium Collector's Edition contains the first three books by The Onion, America's Finest News Source: Our Dumb Century; The Onion's Finest News Reporting, Vol. 1; and Dispatches from the Tenth Circle. This handsome gift package boasts many extraordinary and unique features, including: • Fully Turnable Pages • Genuine Repackaging • Remastered Binding • Easy-to-Read Black Type • Thousands of Commas • A One-of-a-Kind ISBN • Front-Wheel Drive, Dual Airbags, and Rich Leather Interior Own the three Onion classics, plus this beautiful box—three books for the price of three!
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