Fumed Indians continue to troll NYT over 2-year-old cartoon mocking their space agency

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Some people just can’t let it go — and the New York Times is learning this the hard way. 

Two years ago, when India’s space agency ISRO put the Mangalyaan robotic probe into orbit around Mars — and did so at one of the lowest budgets to date — the New York Times published an opinion piece on the development with an arguably distasteful cartoon

This cartoon was published in NewYork Times whn India was tryg 2launch a satellite in 70s Tdy ISRO has World Record fr launchg 104satellites pic.twitter.com/pQBWh3FkFX

— Bhairavi Goswami (@bhairavigoswami) February 16, 2017

The cartoon, which showed a farmer with a cow knocking at the door of a room marked Elite Space Club, drew immediate complaints from Indians as well as people from elsewhere.  Read more…

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