Man Bites Dog
Friday, December 20, 2002
Tabloid papers like the New York Post depend on big, splashy headlines to push newsstand sales. And there's a real science to crafting them. Which headlines work better than others? Michael Shain and Mike Pearl, both veteran tabloid journalists, have created a card game called "Man Bites Dog," bringing the lurid world of the tabloids to living rooms all over the country. Bob Garfield speaks with Michael Shain.