An insult to rats

Let’s pick on an English-language paper for a change, shall we?

Rats everywhere were outraged this week after the Irish Times unfairly associated the noble creatures with disgraced Spanish banker-politician Rodrigo Rato.

Rodrigo Rata

The paper attempted to quell the rodentine unrest by quietly scrubbing the insult from their web archives. Unmoved by the gesture, rats demanded a full apology, but as of press time no formal response was forthcoming. _________________________________________________________________

Passed along by alert reader AM.

 

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  1. Pingback: El Periódico: “Rodrigo Rata” is newsworthy | EL FOREING OFFICE

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