Best Half-Assed Mainstream, Daily Newspaper Headline (2012)

'Romney Strongest Among Men, Whites, Seniors'

This was The Orange County Register's June 15 headline for national poll findings showing the Republican presidential candidate was favored by men, whites, senior citizens and—the fact oddly omitted from the paper's headline—the uneducated. A more accurate headline would have been "Romney Strongest Among Uneducated Old White Men," which should have delighted the Reg's circulation base.

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >