The Onion Magazine

The Iconic Covers that Transformed an Undeserving World
By The Onion (Electronic Book, 2014)
Covers That Matter For People Who Don't

From America's Finest News Source comes a compilation of the most important, most influential, and glossiest magazine covers ever produced by the hand of humankind. Seen by tens of billions worldwide, these are the unforgettable Onion Magazine covers that altered the course of human history and radically redefined your trivial life anew every weekend. Profound philosophical questions, the thoughts of leading cultural luminaries, harsh truths of existence, remorseless personal attacks -- you will encounter full-color graphical representations of all of these within this handsome volume. Whether you are a connoisseur of pretty pictures or are new to looking at images, The Onion Magazine: The Iconic Covers That Transformed an Undeserving World is sure to give you, the feebleminded consumer, far more pleasure than you have any earthly right to experience.
  • Little, Brown and Company
    • Format: Electronic Book

    • Price: $12.99 US/$12.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316256483

    • On Sale Date: 11/04/2014

    • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company

    • Imprint: Little, Brown and Company

    Formats Available: Electronic Book, Hardcover Book

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Covers That Matter For People Who Don't

From America's Finest News Source comes a compilation of the most important, most influential, and glossiest magazine covers ever produced by the hand of humankind. Seen by tens of billions worldwide, these are the unforgettable Onion Magazine covers that altered the course of human history and radically redefined your trivial life anew every weekend. Profound philosophical questions, the thoughts of leading cultural luminaries, harsh truths of existence, remorseless personal attacks -- you will encounter full-color graphical representations of all of these within this handsome volume. Whether you are a connoisseur of pretty pictures or are new to looking at images, The Onion Magazine: The Iconic Covers That Transformed an Undeserving World is sure to give you, the feebleminded consumer, far more pleasure than you have any earthly right to experience.

Since it was founded in 1988, The Onion has attracted legions of loyal fans drawn to its fearless reporting and scathing commentary on world events, human behavior, and journalistic convention. Its home offices are in Chicago.
  • PRAISE FOR THE ONION BOOK OF KNOWN KNOWLEDGE:

    "An encyclopedic fun house of information and illustrations teeming with hundreds of entries covering everything from the letter A to Zibby the cartoon squirrel." (Elle).

  • "One of the best works that The Onion has ever produced...[it] dryly parodies an encyclopedia in the most comprehensive manner imaginable." (Huffington Post Comedy).

  • "A tome so replete with knowledge [that it allows readers] to win friends and influence people." (Entertainment Weekly).

  • PRAISE FOR OUR DUMB WORLD:

    "Each dig is more hilarious---and less politically correct---than the last." (Wired).

  • "Bottom line: laughed my head off." (USA Today).

  • "An especially clever lampoon of American ignorance." (New York Magazine).

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The Onion Magazine
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Price: $12.99 US/$12.99 CAN
  • Pages: 272
  • ISBN-13: 9780316256483
  • On Sale Date: 11/04/2014
The Onion Magazine