There’s a lot going on in the world. It can be very hard to process it all. War, poverty, hunger, discrimination, financial crisis, death, destruction, disease, and on and on. The Onion, a comic take on news is a great salve to the woes of the world. The writing is so clever, so thoughtful, and so funny. They have tackled the most challenging events of recent history and allowed us to laugh at it all.