Mitt Romney’s comments following the attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans has been referred to as a “Bungle… utter disaster…not ready for prime time… not presidential… Lehman moment.” And that was just from Republicans!
Our cartoonists, despite kicking back in Washington D.C., preparing for this year’s Association of American Editorial Cartoonists’ (AAEC) Convention, have also put pen to paper in response to Romney’s highly-politicized remarks.
Arizona Daily Star cartoonist David Fitzsimmons doesn’t think Romney is ready for primetime:
Bill Day decided to draw Romney being hung by his own tongue:
Bob Englehart of the Hartford Courant drew Romney giving his press conference on the grave of the diplomats who lost their lives in the attack:
While Bill Schorr drew the Republican Presidential nominee leaving something behind in the cemetery: