Secret Service Shenanigans

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on March 20, 2015


1. A cartoonist often uses humor to illustrate a news item. What comic device does the cartoonist use to highlight this news story?
a) caricature
b) satire
c) symbol
d) exaggeration
e) understatement

2. To what news item does this cartoon refer?

3. The U.S. Secret Service is a federal law enforcement agency under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The Secret Service has two distinct areas of responsibility:

Do you think this cartoon is a fair depiction of Secret Service agents in general? Explain your answer.

Cartoon by Jerry Holbert