Theodore Barrett’s Wife Was Reported To Be Dead in Accident

By Aarone Hernandez | Published on: January 31, 2024 | Updated on: January 31, 2024
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Theodore Barrett’s wife Janie Barrett was killed in an accident, which, undoubtedly, caused a ruckus around the whole world. What made people shocked was the calm demeanor of the white house deputy press secretary, Barrett. He calmly proceeded with the press conference even with the passing of his wife.

How did Barrett’s better half die? Was it an accident? We bring you news about the famous and tragic event.

Key Takeaways

  • Barrett’s better half was simply a fictitious character made by the website The Onion.
  • It might be a surprise to you, that even Theodore was a fictitious character.
  • The Onion website makes a lot of sarcastic videos and posts like this and has been at it since 2006.
  • The website is all about jokes and is not to be taken seriously. They can do all that under US law.

Theodore Barrett’s Wife Turned Out To Be a Fictitious Character

The name Janie Barrett was a non-existent woman created by the channel ‘The Onion’. Furthermore, it was Satirical news made by The Onion, a website that mostly creates sarcastic content.

It also created a fictional character named Janie Barrett. The media also made it seem as if this fictitious woman was Theodore’s wife. Later on, Theodore himself also turned out to be an unreal.

Theodore Barrett Was Never in the White House

According to the website, Barrett was a former white house secretary. However, this man is also fictitious. There never was a Theodore, whoever was a white house secretary in 2008.

In fact, the real person who was in that prestigious position, at the time, was Tony Fratto. Tony was the official white house secretary from 2007 – 2009.

What is The Onion?

The Onion is a website that posts sarcastic videos and articles, many of which don’t make sense and are directed towards comedy.

As per their own website, “The Onion is the world’s leading news publication, offering highly acclaimed, universally revered coverage of breaking national, international, and local news events. Rising from its humble beginnings as a print newspaper in 1756, The Onion now enjoys a daily readership of 4.3 trillion and has grown into the single most powerful and influential organization in human history.”

What if it was the coverage of Tony Fratto’s wife’s death?

Don’t worry it was not the coverage of anyone’s death but a fictitious video made on March 20, 2008. Fratto is living his life to the fullest.

Why was the Video made?

The video, as said above, was made for comedic purposes.