How Offensive

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on December 14, 2012

Question(s)

Describe the irony illustrated in Dana Summmers’ cartoon.

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Cartoon by Dana Summers
























Answer(s)

Irony is when the opposite of what you expect to happen occurs. ┬áIt is ironic that the man is greatly offended by a smiling little girl’s nativity display while not being at all bothered by the violence and indecency around him.