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Onion Talks

I don’t know if any of our readers are fans of the TED Talks videos, in which people stand before an audience and, in the course of a few minutes, present “ideas worth spreading.”

The best TED Talk I’ve seen is one the TED people decided not to post because it was supposedly too political.

If you’ve watched any of the talks, you’ll notice that they tend to share a certain rhythm, a certain style, a certain vibe– which the folks at The Onion have been mocking brilliantly. Here are two of my favorite Onion Talks: