Newspaper Turns Frown Upside Down, Circulation Plummets


Recently, The City Reporter in Russia promised to publish only good news, and circulation dropped by 80%. No one felt compelled to buy tales about happy tots with baskets of friendly kittens or on-time municipal construction by the competent and honorable. Sure, people talk a good game about hating the dour drumbeat of “car crashes and burst water pipes,” but this one-day experiment proved what they really want. We crime fans already knew…. Watch below to see how even the darkest doings can occasionally, unexpectedly tickle.


H/t: Fark, Via BBC News