This cartoon by Chappatte from NZZ am Sonntag shows President Obama sitting at his desk in the Oval Office having buckets of ice poured over his head. The buckets are labelled with various crises he is facing around the world: Ukraine, Middle East, ISIS ...
The Ice Bucket Challenge is an activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on someone's head to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research. It went viral on social media during July-August 2014. The cartoonist uses the Ice Bucket Challenge to illustrate the veritable host of international problems the Obama administration is confronted with.
In real life, President Barack Obama has decllined to take part in the Ice Bucket Challenge. Instead, he has opted to donate $100 to the charity fighting Lou Gehrig’s disease. Read more >>