A New Yorker trio

Three cartoons from the 10/26 New Yorker: two of linguistic interest (by Amy Hwang and Roz Chast), one (by Christopher Weyant) yet another Desert Island cartoon. Hwang: jam beans. On p. 28: (#1) Suddenly you realize that both parts of the N + N compound jelly bean are resembloid — metaphorical — rather than literal. … Continue reading A New Yorker trio