- 12 May 2021
- Fact Check
16 February 2009 - Bacteria on cut onions and potatoes do not cause more food poisoning cases than spoiled mayonnaise.
13 October 2009 - Placing cut onions in bowls around your home might make your domicile slightly more aromatic, but it won't fight off the flu virus.
Sleeping with onion slices in your socks might give you more space in bed, but it’s certainly not fixing anything medically.
7 January 2021 - A video of a woman who participated in rioting at the U.S. Capitol went viral after some noticed that she appeared to be a holding an onion.
19 June 2014 - "Seeking a more humane method of carrying out capital punishment, Ohio's new machine yanks inmates' heads from their bodies using painless, powerful robotic claws."
23 December 2019 - A routine review of content labeled satire.
3 July 2020 - Kellogg’s Korea’s limited-edition green onion flavor has taken on surprising cultural significance for an odd culinary experiment.
Drunk Chairman of the Federal Reserve lets loose in a bar about how bad the U.S. economy truly is?
12 December 2016 - A satirical article reporting that the city of Chicago was working around the clock to clean up bullet casings from the street was mistaken for genuine news by some readers.
7 October 2019 - A routine review of content labeled satire.
25 February 2020 - A routine review of content labeled satire.
4 March 2016 - A humorous item published by The Onion led many readers to believe that Cubans actually attempted to flee their country by grabbing onto President Obama's departing plane.