Brain Damage

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on March 11, 2011

Question(s)

Cartoonists often use humor to illustrate a news item. What recent news item is Steve Kelley illustrating in this cartoon?

a) A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association reports on the latest stress-related syndrome: “phone-rage”
b) A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association concludes that cell phone radiation affects brain activity.
c) A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association presents its findings on the different views teens and senior citizens have about use of technology in public places.

Scroll down to the bottom of the page for the answers.

Steve Kelley is editorial cartoonist for The Times-Picayune.
























Answer(s)

b) A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association concludes that cell phone radiation affects brain activity.