‘Infuriating’: Twitter Rips Politico Over Hurricane Harvey Editorial Cartoon


A cartoon tweeted out by Politico got some serious backlash on Twitter for, well, being kind of insensitive as rescue efforts continue in Texas:

As of this posting, the tweet has been deleted but the cartoon from Matt Wuerker is still up on the site.

Wuerker defended the cartoon on Twitter from people who were outraged by it:

A lot of people still found the cartoon in incredibly poor taste:

[featured image via Buck Sexton]

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