"I prefer books and movies where the conflict isn't of the extreme cannibal apocalypse variety I guess." Redsfaithful
I'd use their theft as a way to get in the door. Ask Oscar Gamble was some of your best stuff. It would play well on the onion.
Suck it up cupcake.
Dumbest thing I've ever seen.
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I'm gonna go ahead and admit that not only did I think this was pretty funny and spot-on, but it also struck me as being not in the least bit cheap or in "bad taste."
Sheesh: you people probably didn't think it was funny when Norm MacDonald went on the "Daily Show" last fall and had 5 minutes of seriously-gut-busting material about the Crocodile Hunter being shish-ka-bobbed by a stingray, either....
Last edited by paintmered; 03-21-2007 at 04:15 PM. Reason: Vulgar language.
You could just send it to Ron Borges directly.Actually, I wrote this article a few years ago. Did the photoshop of him in the bubble, too.
Looks like I'll be sending the Onion an email.
griffey is pretty soft tho
The Onion is a very funny site and paper...yes, sometimes the boundary of bad taste is pushed...but that is the nature of satire...hit or miss...
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This post needs to be removed. It's worse than harassment, name-calling, or any other rule REDSZONE can come up with.
Rob Neyer: "Any writer who says he'd be a better manager than the worst manager is either 1) lying (i.e. 'using poetic license') or 2) patently delusional. Which isn't to say managers don't do stupid things that you or I wouldn't."