Song: Headline News
Running Time: 3:46
Album: Headline News; Al-In-The-Box; Greatest Hits Vol. 2
Forum: Forum Discussion Page
- The song tells the story of Michael P. Fay, Nancy Kerrigan, and John Bobbitt, which were all the subjects of the song and of the headlines in the ' 90s.
- Dr. Demento makes cameo as one of the people exiting the theater.
- “Weird Al”’s curly hair were temporarily straightened for this song’s music video.
- The music video for this song was filmed in an actual school and an actual ice rink.
- Sometimes when done live, Al will include a verse about Paris Hilton going to prison or Britney Spears shaving her head.