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.

February 2023

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…
Do you remember Hank Scorpio of "The Simpsons"? This newsletter is for you. Plus jokes about cats, quarry drinking, the LOTR-Star Wars rivalry and a…

January 2023

We also revisit the great horrors of early 2003 reality TV, including "Joe Millionaire" and "Man vs. Beast."
Why did The Onion remove a 2003 story about Kim Jong Il as a giant robot with nuclear rockets? Also, let's about F-150s, the Muppets, gambling, hotel…
I discover a missing joke from 2003! Plus, Herbert Kornfeld wants to become a notary.
Next week starts our 4th year of recapping The Onion from 20 years ago. Here's what I'm planning.

December 2022

We close out 2002 with prescient stories about PS5, Vladimir Putin, Iraq, the Bill of Rights and the war on Christmas.
We also have God arriving late to a wedding, the Crocodile Hunter, Miss Nude America, Zagat's and that guy who corrects people's pronunciation.