Day: February 24, 2009

Remember that whole deal where the New York Post ran an editorial cartoon that made fun of both the killing of a berserk chimpanzee and the stimulus package and people inferred that the toon was comparing the president to a primate?

Yeah. I remember it too.

One thousand blogs and articles about WHY putting a black person anywhere near a primate is offensive later (and one “I’m sorry to everyone who was offended even though we think you’re idiots, especially YOU, Al Sharpton” non-apology from the staff at the Post), Rupert himself, the other prince of darkness who isn’t Bob Novak, has written his own apology for the toon.

Here it is, unedited.

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