What Will They Think of Next?
This is a LI’L ABNER newspaper cartoon strip, by Al Capp, published in 1941, the year I was born.
Notice that Li’l Abner and his parents are confused over the “tellyphone”, a new gadget that talks.
When I see my sons with their ipods, blackberries, and whatever else new in the world of electronic gadgetry I know exactly how the Yokum family feel.
“What will they think of next?” Has probably been the most rhetorical question since the invention of peanutbutter