Is This Headline Insulting

I have not read the article so I can not comment about the context, but regardless of the context, I think the use of the inverted commas is insulting. Your thoughts?


The Sowetan is a daily tabloid newspaper in Johannesburg.

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  1. This can be read many ways. With out the story, I personally don’t take it to offense yet. Though it would be easy to.


  2. Tabloid. I might have be concerned if it said she wants to be a colander.

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  3. It’s a tough one, the inverted commas are a tad unnecessary


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