Friday, 16 May 2014

Nothing is off-limits for the Onion

Continuing on the Piketty-Beaudry-Green work on income inequalities -- that high-skilled workers are finding themselves in lower-skilled jobs -- the Onion has a piece on a high school student and her chemistry teacher applying for the same waitressing job. Nothing is sacred for the Onion: back on October 3, 2001, the Onion, having taken a reading on the national mood, decided that it was going to have a little fun in the aftermath of September 11.

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