The Onion was just trying to figure out how to acknowledge a tragedy. The result was a historical document that's also quite funny.
Let's revisit The Onion's final print issue before the invasion of Iraq.
We also have lots of Iraq war coverage, Drew Barrymore's career, the Great White tragedy, and a longing for topless Europe.
We also have Jean Teasdale, bad fan fiction, an NPR reporter's cursing, and God consolidating the Holy Trinity.
The Onion also reports on 2003's terrorism fears, women's empowerment, Ben & J.Lo, and David Foster Wallace.
Welcome back to The Onion: 20 Years Later, where we review the print issue from 20 years ago, find out what’s still funny and examine the cultural…
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We also revisit the great horrors of early 2003 reality TV, including "Joe Millionaire" and "Man vs. Beast."
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The Onion: 20 Years Later