Controversial Cartoon Depicts LDS as Monkeys
Rocky Mountain News on July 7 published the comic strip Speed Bump, in which Mormons are depicted as monkeys.
For me, it’s no big deal; in fact, I laughed thinking it an odd characterization if not absurd.
Fortunately, you will not see marauding Mormons rioting, murdering and burning up cars like Muslims did when the Danish cartoons were published.
Some readers were offended.
Talk back to the media, July 15
Rocky Mountain News – Denver,CO,USA
… The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter–day Saints (the Mormons) perform countless acts of public service and charity each day. They …
Why Offend Mormons?
Washington Post – United States
We were dismayed to see the July 7 “Speed Bump” cartoon in which members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter–day Saints were depicted as monkeys and as …