While The Times tried to make it up to their readers by linking them to photos of corgis marching around Washington, many accused the publication of promoting “straight cat propaganda”:
This is straight cat propaganda. Is the New York Times working for big cat?
— Molly Jong☠️Fast (@MollyJongFast) October 8, 2018
But are the adorable corgi pictures enough to repair the damage that’s already been done? Judging by some of the reactions on Twitter, the answer is no:
Your face isn’t that special.
— Sonny Bunch (@SonnyBunch) October 8, 2018
WHY CAN’T YOU HEARTLESS MONSTERS LET US HAVE *ANYTHING* GOOD
— andi zeisler (@andizeisler) October 8, 2018