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Posted: 6/9/2002 4:41:08 AM EST
Seriously: Chinese Report Onion Story

China's Beijing Evening News, which says it has a circulation of 1.25 million, had big news for its readers: Disgusted with its outmoded appearance and facilities, Congress is threatening to move the U.S. Capitol to Memphis or Charlotte, N.C.

[url]http://www.newsmax.com/showinside.shtml?a=2002/6/8/194225[/url]
[url]http://www.theonion.com/onion3820/index.html[/url]

Now THAT is funny![thinking]

Link Posted: 6/9/2002 4:43:16 AM EST
[#1]
Next thing they will report that Bert (of Sesame Street)is in hiding with Osama and Jim Morrison
Link Posted: 6/9/2002 6:31:20 AM EST
[#2]
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Next thing they will report that Bert (of Sesame Street)is in hiding with Osama and Jim Morrison
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Heck, everyone knows Jim broke on through to the other side. LOL

M4-AK
Link Posted: 6/9/2002 6:35:26 AM EST
[#3]
If you havent read the Onion, I can say that it is the funniest and most creative site on the web. And it is updated frequently. www.theonion.com

sd
Link Posted: 6/9/2002 6:38:28 AM EST
[#4]
Thats awesome!  Unfortunately thats not the first time that someone took an article from the onion and used it as an actual story.
Link Posted: 6/9/2002 8:41:38 AM EST
[#5]
LMFAO!  Remember when some city took the Birdman.org HoMeBoY NyTe SyTeS seriously?
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