Dressing up Syria's war
Dressing up Syria's warThe Onion masks Syria news with a subversive red carpet slideshow.
Screenshot from TheOnion.com
Popular satire site The Onion published an online slideshow of the six "best dresses" of the Golden Globes awards, but when users clicked through, they found something quite different. The slideshow juxtaposed images of violence and destruction in Syria with captions talking about Hollywood celebrities.
The article was promoted with the following tweet:
The 6 Best Dresses At The Golden Globes onion.com/13vJlVP— The Onion (@TheOnion) January 14, 2013
Here are some of the images and captions in the slideshow: