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Seventeen Times Oblivious People Didn't Quite Get The Joke

Normally we think it's wrong to make fun of people's misfortunes, but these moments of incredible obliviousness were just too good to pass up. So scroll down to see some instances of people not quite understanding obvious jokes, and then click here for more "Ate The Onion" moments!

Funny comments by people who didn't understand satire | K JK Rowling stands Karen. 9:33 am 07 Jun 20 Twitter Web App O50 839 281 Comments 102 Shares O Like Comment Share WRONG Her middle name is Kathleen. Do some research before posting anything on Internet! Also don't believe every single thing on Internet! | HERO4 GoPro THEHARDTIMES.NET Strapped GoPro On Bee See Why Bees Are Dying And Boy Did Find Out Quick Um? Bees are too small 's so fake 6m 1 like Reply
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Eighteen Times The Joke Flew Right Over Someone's Head

Hey look, we all experience brain farts from time to time, so we can't be too judgmental of the following people who unfortunately happened to have their snafus captured for snarky Reddit audiences to prey on.

Funny Reddit posts showing people who did not understand obvious jokes on social media | Water Water 1 kilometer 1 mile Americans Thomas 1 kilometer is closer though Gio 's literally joke person crawling in the desert | He thinks nobody can see him. Can see who? CONTROVERSIAL COMMENTS Thank mods, very cool cat, dumbass cat hiding under a box
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Lord Of The Rings & The Onion Meet In Genius Twitter Thread

We're no strangers to good mashups - we're still laughing about that Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Harry Potter combo - but this one just hits different. Twitter user @laurbarbq took to the site early this week to share nineteen brilliant pairings of Lord of the Rings movie stills and classic satirical headlines from The Onion. The results, as you can see below, work extremely well. And as both the movies and The Onion are pretty prolific, we're hoping to see more of these gems in the future. Lord knows we need the entertainment.

Funny twitter mashup of Lord of the Rings and headlines from the onion - satirical newspaper | Lauren @laurbarbq onion headlines but make them lord rings thread Work Friend Accidentally Becomes Real Friend Legolas and Gimli
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Fifteen Clueless People Who Ate Up 'The Onion's' Satire

We feel sort of bad for these poor, gullible individuals who devoured satirical headlines from The Onion, but at the same time, they're providing us with a lot of entertainment, so we'll take it.

Funny instances of people believing The Onion's satire | got be kidding 2 hrs 6 This better not be true 's British landmark, always will be and should remain as "Big Ben" Big Ben be renamed Massive Mohammed 2018 Rochdale Herald Re
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Oblivious People Who Ate Up Satire Like It Was A Juicy Apple

There are two camps of people in this world: people who understand satire, and people who...don't. 

The following facepalm-worthy posts exist solely as a reminder for you to always read up on the smallest amount of current events simply so you don't end up like these unfortunate people. RIP.

Funny comments on satirical articles written by people who didn't understand that it was satire | photo of the white house. actual hell Just read post man. Everything about this is wrong. BABYLONBEE.COM Democrats Call Flags Be Flown At Half-Mast Grieve Death Soleimani. Didn't know he died our sins ES BABYLONBEE.COM Trump Have Done More Christianity Than Jesus.
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15 Times Gullible 'Onion'-Eaters Were Caught In The Wild

Thank God for The Onion and other brilliant satirical publications like it. While their headlines are certainly always hilarious, the icing on the cake is always those who take the bait and believe every word. Do we feel moderately bad for people who fall for the satire? Sure, but we also appreciate the hell out of them for providing us with endless entertainment!

Funny headlines from The Onion and people who believed them
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14 Times Total Blockheads Believed Glaringly Obvious Satire

Most of us are familiar with the satirical stylings of "news" sites like Clickhole and The Onion that bring us that hilarious political and social commentary we all crave from time to time. Unfortunately however, some poor dummies just never got the "fake news" memo. 

The following are those people...

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29 Times Intellectually Challenged Souls Believed The Onion

The Onion has been a satirical publication since 1988. That's over thirty years. While they may have ceased to distribute an actual paper, their hilarious articles are very much in existence in the digital universe. And there are still stupid people who believe their (mostly) obvious joke headlines. 

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32 Amusing Memes That Serve Absolutely No Purpose Other Than LOLs

If you love memes as much as we do, then you'll definitely appreciate this roundup of random memes. Hell, even if you don't love them as much as we do, you'll probably still enjoy viewing these for a little chuckle. It's certainly a nice way to break up your boring day!

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38 Effing Funny Memes To Get You Through That Weekday Grind

Sadly, Presidents Day weekend is about to come to a close. If you didn't have the luxury of having the day off, then our condolences to you. If you did, then you still get our condolences because now we're all back to that terrible grind we call life. Or just call in sick, who cares. 

(We can't be held responsible if your boss doesn't believe you.)

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14 Times Gullible Dummies Believed Obvious Satire

If there was ever an appropriate time to utter the old Southern saying "bless your heart," it's right now. It's probably safe to say that most people in the English-speaking world are familiar with the troll-y ways of publications like The Onion or Clickhole, yet some naive souls, like the following, never got the memo. It's totally okay to laugh now and feel sorry for them later.

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