(USA TODAY) -- TV self-help guru Dr. Phil was catching a lot of grief on social media Tuesday after he tweeted -- and quickly deleted -- this question to his 1.2 million followers:
"If a girl is drunk, is it OK to have sex with her? Reply yes or no to @drphil #teensaccused"
Mediaite rounds up some of the best responses.
Here's a Storify of more reactions to Dr. Phil's tweet that range from humorous to outraged.
A representative for Dr. Phil's show responded to a question from Buzzfeed about the deleted tweet
tweet was intended to evoke discussion leading into a very serious show
topic. It was not intended to be taken lightly. It's based upon a
recent news story, hence the #teensaccused label."