Top 10 Classic Tabloid Headlines
These headlines all ran in the 1990s in Weekly World News a tabloid newspaper. Some many may remember from their younger years. Most headlines from the tabloid were quite silly and completely unbelieveable but that is what made them so hilarious. As the covers themselves ar copy written I was unable to put pictures of each cover but is you go to: http://books.google.com/books?id=qu0DAAAAMBAJ&source=gbs_all_issues_r&cad=1&atm_aiy=1990#all_issues_anchor you will find all of the issues from 1979 - now are archived on google. There you can read throgh the whole issues and laugh at many of the interesting stories.
1. BAT BOY FOUND IN CAVE!
In 1992 Weekly World News released this story about a bat boy being found in a cave it became one of their best selling issue.
2. FARMER SHOOTS 6-FT BUTTERFLY
Story from Weekly World News about a gigantic monarch butterfly. Story is about a 6 foot butterfly that was apparently brought down by a farmer.
3. RUSSIANS SHOOT DOWN UFO
Story ran in Weekly World News in September 1992. Complete with a big picture of a shiny UFO wedged into the grass.
4. CIVIL WAR BABIES FOUND AT GETTYSBURG
Story ran in November 1992 in Weekly World News. Apparently babies can somehow live this long in baby form.
5. PRESIDENT CLINTON RIDES IN UFO
Ran in December 1992 in Weekly World News. Not sure Bill would really want to do this.
6. HALF-HUMAN HALF-FISH FOUND IN FLORIDA
Half-human, half-fish found in florida was ran in Weekly World News mid December 1992 A merman?
7. WOMAN KIDNAPPED BY UFO IN 1880 IS ALIVE!
Ran in Weekly World News in January 1993. It's like in the 4400.
8. WEREWOLF BATTLES COPS IN ALABAMA
Ran in Weekly World News in February 1992.
9. BABY BORN WITH GOLD TOOTH
Ran in Weekly World News in 1993.
10. HILARY CLINTON ADOPTS ALIEN BABY
Ran in Weekly World News in June 1993.
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