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January 15, 2013

Dressing up Syria's war

The Onion masks Syria news with a subversive red carpet slideshow.
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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:

Here are some of the images and captions in the slideshow:

via The Onion

via The Onion

via The Onion