Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on December 20, 2017


1. Tone is the attitude a cartoonist takes towards a subject. Which pair of words best describes the tone of this cartoon? Explain your answer.

a) indifferent/apathetic
b) light-hearted/humorous
c) sarcastic/cynical
d) complimentary/admiring
e) resigned/defeated

2. To what news story do all three cartoons refer?

3. Former FBI and DOJ officials told The Hill that it was possible for FBI agents to hold political opinions and still conduct an impartial investigation. What do you think? Can an FBI agent hold such strong political opinions like Strzok and still conduct an impartial investigation? Explain your answer.

Cartoon by Glenn McCoy

Cartoon by Michael Ramirez

Cartoon by Steve Kelley