I don't really understand the negative reaction to the Onion's joke. I mean, the joke is that it's a horrible thing to say. That's the joke.—
Andy Orin (@andyorin) February 25, 2013
Most Twitter users were outraged by The Onion’s tweet calling Quvenzhané Wallis the C-word. But a small number of tweeters defended and/or rationalized The Onion’s tasteless joke:
Talk about missing the point.