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‘The Princess Bride’ By The Numbers

‘The Princess Bride’ was released 30 years ago today, and it has since become a classic beloved by people of all ages. ‘The Onion’ looks back at ‘The Princess Bride’ 30 years later.

National Zoo Announces Giant Pandas To Divorce

WASHINGTON—Assuring the public that the decision was difficult but the right thing to do for all parties involved, the Smithsonian National Zoological Park announced Friday that their giant pandas would be divorcing.

New Climate Change Report Just List Of Years Each Country Becomes Uninhabitable

GENEVA—Stating that the data published within its pages represented the scientific consensus of top researchers around the world, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its annual report this week, which consists solely of an alphabetized list of every country on earth and the years each of them will become uninhabitable.
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Your Horoscope

  • Aries

    Aries | March 21 to April 19

    Palm-reading has long been used to foretell the future, but it won't really be an option for Aries after this Thursday.
  • Taurus

    Taurus | April 20 to May 20

    The good news is that all that blood is actually ketchup. The bad news, however, is that all that ketchup is actually blood.
  • Gemini

    Gemini | May 21 to June 20

    Yes, there's something growing inside of you, and yes, it's going to completely change your life, but nine months is being optimistic to say the least.
  • Cancer

    Cancer | June 21 to July 22

    Your lucky numbers for this week are: 812, √3/14, 0.0000085, and π.
  • Leo

    Leo | July 23 to Aug. 22

    Smoking will finally kill you, but not in the way you or any of the other gas station attendants will see coming.
  • Virgo

    Virgo | Aug. 23 to Sept. 22

    When attracting a mate this week, emit several high-pitched calls, display your tail plumage in a colorful fan, and avoid getting arrested by horrified zoo officials.
  • Libra

    Libra | Sept. 23 to Oct. 22

    True beauty lies not on the surface, but deep within. Claw away at flesh and bone until you find it.
  • Scorpio

    Scorpio | Oct. 23 to Nov. 21

    The natives will scream, and dance, and raise their fists in the air. But then, it's not everyday you win big at video poker.
  • Sagittarius

    Sagittarius | Nov. 22 to Dec. 21

    Remember: Nobody said it was going to be a piece of cake. Or a walk in the park. Or what the hell they were even talking about in the first place.
  • Capricorn

    Capricorn | Dec. 22 to Jan. 19

    Let the rhythmic lapping of the sea put your mind at ease this week—no matter how loud the shrieks for help seem to get.
  • Aquarius

    Aquarius | Jan. 20 to Feb. 18

    Raising a family can feel like a circus act at times, especially the part where you whip your children back into their cages.
  • Pisces

    Pisces | Feb. 19 to March 20

    Due to a scheduling conflict, we now join this week's astrological prediction already in progress…

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