In any case, sex is a theological issue. It’s not a trivial matter. Some theologians argue that the forbidden fruit in the Garden of Eden was sex. That’s why Adam and Eve realised that they were naked only after eating it. Not each other, of course.
There’s no question that Senator Lightbourne deserves to be kicked out of the cabinet. Metaphorically speaking, of course. The kick is a familiar image of dismissal. We use it all the time. So much so that it has become a cliché. Las May’s cartoon puts the punch back into the metaphor through the power of visual narrative.