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These sources exclusively use humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people’s stupidity or vices, particularly in the context of contemporary politics and other topical issues. Primarily these sources are clear that they are satire and do not attempt to deceive. See all Satire sources.
- Overall, Madhouse Magazine is a satire website that properly disclaims its intent.
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
Founded in 2016, Madhouse Magazine is billed as the “World’s only Rock N Roll Comedy Magazine.” The website provides a clear disclaimer that they are satire.
Funded by / Ownership
The website does not disclose ownership and revenue is derived through advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Madhouse Magazine fully disclaims they are satire with this quote: “Satire is awesome. And it is protected by the First Amendment. We here at Madhouse Magazine believe in Embellishments, Exaggerations, and complete Fabrications. It’s all in good fun and no harm was meant.”
The purpose of the website is to provide humorous stories about the music industry. A sample story is as follows Tony Iommi: Ozzy Bit My Fingers Off.
Overall, Madhouse Magazine is a satire website that properly disclaims its intent. (D. Van Zandt 12/21/2019)