“The Big Story” falls for prank about Iranian news agency thinking Onion article was true

CAMBRIDGE (GL) – A satirical article by Iranian news agency Fars in which it pretended to take an Onion article seriously appears to have been misunderstood. The Big Story (AP) rushed a story to print declaring that Fars had quoted “as fact” the Onion’s satirical article about voters in the … Continue Reading “The Big Story” falls for prank about Iranian news agency thinking Onion article was true