We assume the point of this cartoon by Mike Luckovich is to suggest that the GOP is afraid of the ISIS mouse while the real threat — a giant climate-change rat — is ready to pounce. But in reality, it tells us here at Twitchy that since there’s no such thing as a giant climate-change rat, the threat from climate change is being cartoonishly exaggerated by the media:

It’s settled science: rats can’t grow that big! Now, if only the GOP elephant will jump off the stool and crush the ISIS mouse, we’ll be good.