"CGI Team Creates Realistic Oscar For Michael Bay

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  1. EmineX

    EmineX Well-Known Member

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    I didn't get WTF was going on or why he would do that until I saw the publication.
     
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    That is a joke right?
     
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    The Onion is a humor news site so yes.
     
  5. Chaos Prime

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    Sadly yes. Haha!
     
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    cool
     
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    "...CGI technology is still decades away from making an Academy Award win for Rush Hour 3 director Brett Ratner look plausible."

    Genius.
     
  8. Spekkio

    Spekkio Master of War

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    It would be super funny if they really did that, wouldn't it? It would really screw with people's heads.
     
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    Michael Bay should enjoy that cause thats as close as he'll ever get to an oscar
     
  10. Ops_was_a_truck

    Ops_was_a_truck JOOOLIE ANDREWWWWWS!!!!!!

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    That's hilarious. Yay Onion!
     
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    I didn't think it was that funny.

    I didn't think it was stupid or bad, but not very funny.

    That, however, was pretty darn funny.
     
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    :lolol 
     
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    The Onion is funny, absolutely.

    That people still sometimes think the articles are real is funnier.
     
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    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    oscar borrowed assfleck lol

    oh wait its true :( 

    aloso lol at shaq article
     
  16. aussiehippy

    aussiehippy Au contraire, Blackadder.

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    The Onion is well funny, and regularly makes people think it's articles are fact due to it's subtleness of satire.
     
  17. Aaron

    Aaron Master of Crystalocution Moderator Content Contributor

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    That's what makes it so great. An Onion article did the rounds at my workplace a few years ago, and as people were getting confused and riled up I calmly chuckled and pointed out the source. Then explained what The Onion was. Then loaded the website. After all of that we still had a hold-out that swore up and down it was real news.
     
  18. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    tis a lot art. these young uns, you gotta practically spell it out for them. and even then they need the proverbial laugh track.

    the best bit is the fact that cross referencing contemporary/cultural reference qualifies for satire these days.
     
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    That was a good read, very funny! I am suprised they didn't mention explosions in it at all. :lol 
     

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