CNN personality Don Lemon held up the rebel flag and a sign bearing the N-word on his network yesterday, and the Internet turned him into a meme.
Lemon held up the signs with on-screen text reading, “Does this offend you?” after President Barack Obama earned some online scorn for using the “n-word” in a discussion of racism on Marc Maron’s “WTF” podcast. Here’s the original:
— CNN Commentary (@CommentaryCNN) June 23, 2015
And here’s a sampling of the jokes:
Best Don Lemon meme pic.twitter.com/ahw8SvW21S
— poeticsocialjustice (@wonder_womanist) June 23, 2015