As Twitchy told you, Newsweek Pakistan editor Fasih Ahmed found himself in some scalding-hot water over what can most charitably be described as an ill-advised tweet about child sexual abuse:

He deleted the tweet, but not before Newsweek got wind of it and said they were “reviewing” their relationship with Newsweek Pakistan. Earlier today, Ahmed attempted to dig himself out of the deep hole in which he’d found himself:

But his strategy doesn’t seem to have paid off. With a handful of exceptions, reaction to his explanation is pretty negative:

So, what do you think?