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Postby St John the Blasphemist on Tue Apr 08, 2008 6:58 pm

Not sure if this should go here or in Current Events. Oh well.

So long Charlton. I'm sure you'll taste delicious.

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Postby EarthRise on Tue Apr 08, 2008 7:11 pm

Didn't you hear? It's made of people.
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Postby Taidje Khan on Wed Apr 09, 2008 5:52 am

Let my people go! Take your stinking paws off of them you damn, dirty apes!


This is pretty shitty. I quote Charlton Heston movies on a very regular basis. But he needed to die, Alzhiemer's is a living death anyway.
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Postby Detective TurtleHolmes on Wed Apr 09, 2008 8:17 pm

Darn...dirty...neuro-degenerative diseases!

It took me a little while to figure out who you were talking about, but now I get it. He was pretty cool.
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Postby St John the Blasphemist on Wed Apr 09, 2008 11:10 pm

Aaaggh!! I can't believe I didn't think of this one!!!

Laugh my arse off!!

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Postby farfalla on Wed Apr 09, 2008 11:26 pm

^ hee, hee, haa, haa - so bad, soo good
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Postby PantyGnawer on Thu Apr 10, 2008 1:42 am

St John the Blasphemist wrote:Aaaggh!! I can't believe I didn't think of this one!!!



That is so frickin wrong that I am almost sorry that I laughed so damn hard at it. Almost.


Its even more brilliant because the onion recognized that the entire punchline was in the headline and they went no further. No article at all, just the headline. For once, the onion has chosen brevity, and it was awesome.

I bet that they had that one sitting on the shelves for years just waiting for the day. He should have seen it coming.
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Postby St John the Blasphemist on Thu Apr 10, 2008 3:21 am

Dunno. The link from the main page says it's from the print edition, so there could well be some commentary that goes with it. Hope it gets posted somewhere soon.

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