Francesca Fiorentini

Francesca Fiorentini is an independent journalist and comedian based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Before working with War Times she was an editor with Left Turn magazine andWIN: Through Revolutionary Nonviolence, the magazine of the War Resisters League. She writes, produces, and directs the comedy video blog Laugh to Not Cry

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July 2, 2014

"Dying In Misery" an Underrated "Hobby" Write Men of Supreme Court Justice

June 8, 2014

Jesus Christ Returns, Kisses Obama's Feet. GOP Begins Investigation into Buddhism.

Buildings shook and DC tourists stood in awe on Wednesday as the skies opened up over Pennyslvania Avenue to make way for the Second Coming of Christ. The sandaled deity descended onto the White House lawn during a Presidential press conference, and proceeded to kneel down to kiss Mr. Obama's wingtips, before disappearing back into the heavens.

February 18, 2014


January 6, 2014

Monday January 6, 2014

January 6, 2014

[Disclaimer: This is a fictional satire piece. Any resemblance to real life events or persons is purely deliberate.]

Monday January 6

Beyonce’s Album Sparks Global Feminist Movement • War in Iraq Doing Fine Without US • 82% of Americans Revolt Against War in Afghanistan Via Survey •UN Creates “Do Nothing About Climate Change” Day  • Iran Negotiations Interrupted by McCain Indigestion

Beyonce Drops New Album, Ignites Global Feminist Movement

September 2, 2013

“I’ve seen the promised land. I may not get there with you. But I want you to know tonight that we as a people will get to the promised land.”

–Martin Luther King Jr., speaking at a Memphis garbage workers strike the night before he was assassinated