the borowitz report

Did Trump’s Fourth of July Parade Feature a Flyover by Russian Planes?
  • 5 July 2019
A couple of humorous incidents prompted some some social media users to ask the question.
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Did Sarah Palin Say ‘US Already Attacked Iran Back When It Called Itself Iraq’?
  • 24 June 2019
"It’s like when Puff Daddy changed his name to P Diddy," Palin also reportedly said....
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Did President Trump Name Lori Loughlin Education Secretary?
  • 12 April 2019
"Trump praised Loughlin for her 'disruptive approach' to college admissions and expressed hope that she...
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Did President Trump Say ‘I Can Do My Job Without Any Intelligence Whatsoever?’
  • 31 January 2019
For some readers, the line between presidential satire and reality grows hazier every day.
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Did Vice President Mike Pence Warn Against ‘Gay Aliens’?
  • 10 August 2018
“Let’s say, for example, that these gay aliens can assume human form. What’s to stop...
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Did Trump’s Doctor Say the President Was ‘Too Sick to Talk to Mueller’?
  • 25 January 2018
President Trump may not talk to special counsel Robert Mueller after all, but not because...
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Did Betsy DeVos Say ’40 Percent’ Means ‘More Than Half’?
  • 14 February 2017
Reports that the Education Secretary said a 40 percent approval rating meant President Donald Trump...
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Vladimir Putin to Sing at Trump’s Inauguration?
  • 9 January 2017
Outside the world of satire, Russian president Vladimir Putin won't be among those performing at...
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Chris Christie Arrested for Keying Trump’s Limo?
  • 3 December 2016
Reports that New Jersey governor Chris Christie had been arrested for keying Donald Trump's limousine...
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Trump Picks El Chapo to Run DEA?
  • 28 November 2016
A report that Donald Trump tapped El Chapo as head of the Drug Enforcement Administration...
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Queen Offers to Restore British Rule Over United States?
  • 29 October 2016
The Queen has not urged Americans to write in her name on Election Day in...
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Obama Signs Executive Order Requiring Loser of Presidential Election to Leave Country?
  • 19 October 2016
A satirical item about President Obama's mandating that the loser of the 2016 election leave...
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