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parody

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Facebook testing 'satire' tag for parody news in the feed

The social network tries to ease confusion between real news and joke news that shows up in users' feeds.

By 19 August 2014

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This is so the 'Star Wars' musical parody you're looking for

Watch Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, and Darth Vader sing their way through the plot of "A New Hope," Disney-style.

By 20 June 2014

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Exclusive look inside latest 'Star Wars' Shakespeare parody

CNET gets an exclusive peek at Nicolas Delort's illustrations from Ian Doescher's latest "Star Wars" parody book, "William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return."

By 14 June 2014

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Michelangelo, Honest Abe join forces in Lego parody

Watch this grindhouse-style parody trailer of "History Cops," featuring Lego Abraham Lincoln and Michelangelo as partners looking to stop a civil war.

By 14 June 2014

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Twitter account parodying mayor leads to heavy police raid

Police In Peoria, Ill., seize phones and computers in search of the authors of a fake Twitter account that mocked the mayor. Though Twitter had already shut the account, as many as seven police officers were deputed to conduct the raid.

By 18 April 2014

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Google Naps parody site may be useful when you're sleepy

Google Maps gets gently mocked by a rogue site that instead points you to prime napping locations.

By 29 March 2014

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Exclusive cover peek at latest Ian Doescher 'Star Wars' parody

The best-selling Shakespearean "Star Wars" parodies continue with "William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return." And CNET doth get an exclusive look at the new book's cover.

By 15 March 2014

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Facebook 'looking back' parody shows true value of first 10 years

Watch a decade's worth of what social media is really about: regrettable sharing of suggestive "funny" photos you'd rather forget you ever saw.

By 6 February 2014

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Facebook pokes holes in Princeton research with parody

The social network uses a questionable methodology to come to the shocking conclusion that Princeton will be dead by 2021.

By 24 January 2014

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Correction: Louis C.K. parody reveals much-needed Facebook button

This article originally reported the tweet as if it was from the real Louis C.K. It's not. The account in question is a parody account. Headline and story have been updated throughout to reflect this.

By 2 December 2013