Humor

2 days ago
A totally fake news story, intended to satirize, not provide any factual information, makes fun of how much New York City's political leadership gave to Amazon to make sure HQ2 would call the Big Apple home.
The Onion
November 11, 2018, 7am PST
We're not sure if planners will find this game, since it's so close to real life, but maybe it will make a good recommendation for friends and family members?
Greater Greater Washington
Blog post
November 2, 2018, 5am PDT
The most topical show on television got in on the e-scooter craze this week.
James Brasuell
Blog post
October 31, 2018, 12pm PDT

This year's top Halloween costume: a public service announcement to drive safely on Halloween.

James Brasuell
October 26, 2018, 9am PDT
You know housing politics has gone mainstream when a satirical literary journal pokes fun at your acronyms.
McSweeney's
October 9, 2018, 6am PDT
Is it more dangerous to break the law as a cyclist or as a driver?
Outside Online
September 28, 2018, 5am PDT
The Reductress published a satirical post in which students discover their teacher takes three buses to get to work and decide to reward her with a better commute...made possible by better bus service.
Reductress
September 14, 2018, 6am PDT
The rest of the world would only spoil it for the mapmakers.
The Onion
September 6, 2018, 8am PDT
In a new video game, the player is a no-good raccoon wreaking havoc on the world around him.
Los Angeles Magazine
August 31, 2018, 5am PDT
The Fake News website The Onion reports a complete fabrication about Elon Musk and Tesla.
The Onion
August 27, 2018, 5am PDT
From Judi Dench to Queen Latifah, CityLab writers match transit systems with the personalities they think would make the best announcements.
CityLab
August 24, 2018, 5am PDT
When allowing a crowd to decide the name of something important, make sure to add a layer of self-control.
Quartz
August 17, 2018, 10am PDT
"Last year the government spent less on the ministry of silly walks than it did on national defense."
The Dallas Morning News
August 3, 2018, 6am PDT
Witness the "theatricality of public space."
Mother Jones
August 3, 2018, 5am PDT
Satirical website The Onion has noticed something about the American approach to the traffic circle.
The Onion
July 13, 2018, 5am PDT
The transit map is useful, but doesn't always capture the scale of the engineering feat that produced the world's subways systems.
CityLab
June 22, 2018, 5am PDT
This is another one of those "funny" articles, in that it's satire about a tragic state of affairs.
The Beaverton
June 15, 2018, 7am PDT
Call it wildlife gone urban.
MPR News
June 3, 2018, 5am PDT
Spend your free time dealing with the frustrations of your commute, but in video game form.
The Architect's Newspaper
May 25, 2018, 5am PDT
This one is for the people watchers.
NorthJersey