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Do you rate comedic or satirical sources?

Does Ad Fontes Media rate The Onion, or shows such as The Daily Show or Last Week Tonight?

We currently do not rate comedy and satire sources because the sarcasm adds such different linguistic factors, and the shows are in such a different format that each of those considerations require some different dimensions, or at least different categories in the vertical taxonomy. Many current satire and comedy shows do skew liberal or are hyper-partisan liberal, as most observers would likely agree. We may add them in the future, though.