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Sounds like The Onion has been rescued from an agonizing death by private equity by an acquisition by people who actually care about it. “The Onion is just an institution. It should be preserved and it should be great.”

Discussion  2 comments

Jason KottkeMOD Edited

From an Axios article on the sale comes this little tidbit: the whole thing began with a post on Bluesky by Ben Collins: "so uh how do we buy The Onion?" What a great little story!

Ryan, Oak Park

Love it. Ben and team will be great stewards. Weird seeing an actual good news story on the journalism beat.

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