I have pointed this out with cartoons such as Tom Tomorrow.  When you report plain facts and it reads the same as absurd satire, you have challenges as a parodist or satirist that you did not anticipate when you entered the trade.

Sean Spicer Walking Around White House In Sunglasses And Baseball Cap To Avoid Press

If you think I am losing it, play this game.  If you can’t get 15/15, welcome to the funhouse!