Des Moines Register runs 'Man Bites Dog' headline

Des Moines Register

The Des Moines Register puts journalism education into practice.

Via Anne Carothers-Kay:


The headline, while a joy to read, is not as uncommon as one might think: ABC News used it in 2012, for example, and the Toronto Star had a memorable variant on it at the end of last year.

  • Andrew Beaujon

    Andrew Beaujon reported on the media for Poynter from 2012 to 2015. He was previously arts editor at and managing editor of Washington City Paper. He's the author of the 2006 book "Body Piercing Saved My Life," about Christian rock and evangelical Christian culture.


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