The Atlantic’s Green Admits Headline Obsession

By Betsy Rothstein 

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Today’s lead comes from The Atlantic‘s Joshua Green.

Hurricane season is upon us, and that means blaring, all-caps 72-point headlines from Matt Drudge, who is obsessed with them. I am, too. And I’ve always found Drudge’s alarmist headlines enjoyable, in the same way that whacked-out New York Post headlines are enjoyable. One of his best is “KILLSTORM.”

Read the full post here. It’s a contest, really, in which he asks readers to send him Drudge-esque headlines.

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