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NY Times Changes ‘Tougher Than She Looks’ Headline on Katy Tur Profile Following Criticism

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The 2016 election raised the profile of a lot of reporters, among them NBC correspondent Katy Tur. She was called out by then-candidate Donald Trump by name on more than one occasion, she has a book coming out later this year, and she was the subject of a New York Times profile out yesterday.

However, there was one little problem people had with the profile. The headline.

It initially said “Katy Tur Is Tougher Than She Looks,” and some people weighed in with some critical thoughts:

The Times ended up responding to the criticism and updating the headline:

Though as Poynter flagged earlier, they changed it again since then.

You can read the full profile here.

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