The Turkey

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on November 18, 2011

Question(s)

Which of the following best describes the irony in this cartoon?

a)  the turkey is not really unemployed or going through tough financial times – he’s just a turkey

b)  the man is going to change the turkey’s attitude from positive to negative

c)  the turkey is trying to look on the bright side and appreciate what he has – his health – but that is the very thing he is about to lose

d)  most people like to eat turkey on Thanksgiving, not squirrel or pigeon

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

Cartoon by Rick McKee.
























Answer(s)

c)  the turkey is trying to look on the bright side and appreciate what he has – his health – but that is the very thing he is about to lose