Why is the 'C-word' So Offensive?



The satirical newspaper the Onion offered a rare apology yesterday after it joked that 9-year-old actress Quvenzhané Wallis was "kind of a cunt, right?" Has that word always been so patently offensive?

No. In Middle English the word could be used as a standard term for the female genitalia, in a manner that was quite matter-of-fact."*

People were offended by The Onion's tweet, asking if 9-year old Academy Awards nominee Quvenzhané Wallis was a...term that rhymes with "runt." But why is it so offensive? Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola (Host, TYT University) discuss.

*Read more from Slate: 
http://www.slate.com/articles/life/ex...




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