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The worst clickbait headline ever – you’ll think journalism is dead when you see this!

by | 12th, February 2015

Clickbait journalism is the current trend. The newspapers realise that brand loyalty means nothing. It’s all about the instant hit. So. The Independent looks for a topic riding high on the news cycle. It spots Bobbi Kristina. It sheds crocodile tears – one young woman’s mental turmoil is a public “tragedy” – and muses:

“Those who have been following the Bobbi Kristina tragedy maybe surprised to learn this…”

 

Bobbi Kristina headline

Surprise: Newspaper gets traffic from depressed woman!

 

The “surprise” is that Bobbi Kristina is getting better, at least physically…

 



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