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Iran's news agency portrays satirical Onion story as its own

Iran's news agency portrays satirical Onion story as its own | Regional Geography | Scoop.it
Add Iran's news agency to the long list of those hoodwinked by the satire of The Onion.


This just kills me.  It is another reminder to always check the validity of your sources, especially when they are coming from halfway across the globe. 

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Steven Leu's comment, October 24, 2012 7:32 AM
This has got to be the funniest thing I've seen all week. Kind of reminds me of an epic fail I heard of a while ago (BBC, you're supposed to be looking for the United Nations Security Council, not the United Nations Space Command from the Halo games! /facepalm).
Luke Walker's comment, October 24, 2012 11:37 AM
That's hilarious!
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