Israeli PM Uses Cartoon Bomb in U.N. Speech

Your News Companion by Ben Mathis-Lilley
Sept. 27 2012 2:55 PM

Benjamin Netanyahu Brought Along an Unusual Chart to His U.N. Address Today

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the U.N. General Assembly today about the need to draw "red lines" on Iran's nuclear weapons program. It's a pitch he's made before. What was different this time? He brought along a picture of a giant cartoon bomb to help make his point.

The Associated Press has the full story here, but the video is a touch more entertaining (via BuzzFeed):

Josh Voorhees is a Slate senior writer. He lives in Iowa City. 

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