Omaha paper kills cartoon lampooning Harry Reid

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"Concerns were raised as to how the cartoon might be interpreted so my editor pulled it" after it ran in the Iowa edition, says Omaha World-Herald editorial cartoonist Jeff Koterba. He drew Harry Reid as a census-taker, asking three men: "Would you gentlemen say you are 'black,' 'African-American,' or 'negro'?"

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