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21 Reasons Yellow Journalism Headlines Always Work - Click For Details

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by nightstalker22, May 8, 2015.

  1. nightstalker22

    nightstalker22 Lore Master
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    Reason 21. People are naturally curious.

    Reason 20. People like numbered lists.

    PM me for full list! :)
     
  2. kelmo

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    Just post yer list.
     
  3. Marisa Kirisame

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    Reason 19. The headline gives a lot of spaces to fill with imagination.
    Reason 18. People like yellow color for headlines xD
    Reason 17. The headlines never correspond the actual article content.
    Reason 15. As a rule of a thumb, they come in as a description to a picture.
    Reason 14. I just missed reason 16 and you haven't noticed.
    Reason 13. You're now looking to check if reason 14 is true.
     
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    Reason 12. Reason #1 will BLOW YOUR MIND!
     
  5. Marisa Kirisame

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    Reason 1. Your MIND IS BLOWN!
     
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    My mind normally tends to focus on things other than yellow journalism. :p