The Chinese website had underscored its story by including its own page photo gallery to accompany the text, which was published in both English and Chinese. Sign in to report inappropriate content. Google says its futuristic contact lens has nothing to do with Glass. With his devastatingly handsome, round face, his boyish charm, and his strong, sturdy frame, this Pyongyang-bred heartthrob is every woman's dream come true. Neil Coppendaleviews. Please try again later. The site "has served as one of the Onion's Far East bureaus for quite some time, and I believe their reportage as of late has been uncommonly fine, as well as politically astute," said The Onion's Grant Jones in a e-mail statement. Monitor Daily Current Issue. Sign in to make your opinion count. The New York Timesviews.
China's People's Daily falls for Kim Jongun 'sexiest man alive' spoof World news The Guardian
The Onion is proud to announce that North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un, 29, has officially been named the newspaper’s Sexiest Man Alive for the year With today’s announcement, Kim joins the ranks of The Onion’s prior “Sexiest Man Alive” winners, including. 2 days ago People magazine named British actor Idris Elba the sexiest man alive, only the third time a person of color has won in the award's year.
If satire had an Olympics, The Onion might have won a gold medal this week. The satirical news source announced that its Sexiest Man Alive.
Tracy said he's not surprised when legitimate news sites fall for his high-level tomfoolery, but this was the first time The Onion had named a "sexiest man alive.
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Twitter users went wild over the editorial faux pas. But it is not the first.
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The People's Daily ran a page photo spread of North Korean leader Kim Jong -un after he was declared The Onion's Sexiest Man Alive for. We're not here to debate whether or not North Korea's supreme leader is the sexiest man alive.
No, we're here to snicker that The Onion fooled.
A woman responding to a call Wednesday to the office of the website said it was "impossible that the People's Daily will quote from any unreliable media -- we do verify our news and sources.
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Kim Jong Un wins 'Sexiest Man Alive' How The Onion tricked a Chinese newspaper
When the People's Dailythe Chinese Communist Party 's official newspaper, took as straight news The Onion 's declaration that stout North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un was 's "Sexiest Man Alive," it became the biggest foreign media outlet to be fooled by the satirical American newspaper. China, as one Twitter user wrote Tuesday, has been fooled by the "mysterious Western art of satire. A satirical post on The Onion congratulated the People's Daily for its coverage. Don't like this video?
Kim Jong Un beats Channing Tatum for the Onion's sexiest man alive in PIIE
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