9. World's Ugliest Dog Dies
Sam The Hairless Dog, Age 14, Euthanized After Having Heart Problems
So how many more hits did the Iraq story get than the dead ugly dog story? A whopping 170. And both lost out to the fifth most popular story, Virgin Mary Crying Blood?
No judgment here – the Iraq story isn't exactly new news (though there are new developments), and it's tough to resist the pull of the world's ugliest dog. (I mean, who doesn't want to see that mug?) But, well, thought you might like to know.