It’s usually the other way around; North Korean state media reprinting The Onion as fact, or Chinese media falling for The New Yorker’s satire column. This time, however, the Western Media Bullshit Detector © must have been broken, because a plethora of reasonably respectable sources incorrectly reported that Kim Jong Un had his uncle executed by (and I’m paraphrasing here) stripping him naked and feeding him to more than 100 starving dogs.