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The Life Of Diana, Princess Of Wales

Today marks 20 years since the funeral of Princess Diana, known to many as the “people’s princess.” The Onion looks back at the life of Princess Diana before it was cut tragically short.

Study: Other Countries Weird

BOSTON—Examining a wide variety of cross-cultural data, a Boston University study released Monday determined that other countries are weird.

Japanese Family Puts Aging Robot In Retirement Home

KYOTO, JAPAN—Saying the move to the assisted care facility was the right decision after so many years of operation, members of the Akiyama family finally put their aging robot in a retirement home, sources reported Friday.

North Korea Successfully Detonates Nuclear Scientist

PYONGYANG—Hailing it as a significant step forward for their ballistic weapons program just hours after suffering a failed missile launch, North Korean leaders announced Monday they had successfully detonated a nuclear scientist.
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2008 In Review: World Affairs

One of the biggest challenges facing the incoming Obama administration is repairing the damage to our international image. What do you think?
  • "Custom 'USA Cares' ballpoint pens are a great way to rebrand your country."

    Angela Doughty Marketing Analyst
  • "Candy bombs! They're bombs filled with candy."

    Darren Schlabowske Systems Analyst
  • "I love makeovers! Especially the before and after photos. Someone take a picture of America now, so we can compare it later. How fun!"

    Xander Dear Auto Glass Installer

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