August 06, 2011 11:54 AM
by Roger Kimball, from Roger’s Rules
OK, so I have had occasion to share this educational cartoon from The Chicago Tribune 21 April 1934 before. But memories are short and, as André Gide once put it, ““Toutes choses sont dites déjà, mais comme personne n’écoute, il faut toujours recommencer.” When I first posted this cartoon, back in March of 2009, the [...]
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