Fusion and The Onion are pairing up for the election special The Onion Presents: The Iconic Images Of Election 2016, which debuts Friday, Oct. 21, on Fusion. Produced by Onion Studios, the special, featuring The Onion’s satirical take on current events, looks back on the moments that shaped this zany political season. A panel of political experts, journalists, and historians will look back at “the bumpy road,” says the Onion, “that led to this grisly electoral pileup, offering insight into how we made a laughingstock of our democratic process.”
“As America’s Finest News Source, we felt an obligation to memorialize an election that other media outlets have conspicuously ignored,” deadpanned Mike McAvoy, CEO of Onion.
Leading in to The Onion special is Chris Gets Money, a comedy documentary about income equality featuring comedian Chris Cubas. Leading out is Muslim Invasion, a half-hour special from Bassem Youssef.
Finally, at 10 p.m., Fusion takes viewers