Despite what some comic strips would have you believe, children do know what landline telephones are and don’t believe they’re brand-new inventions. Likewise newspapers. Likewise books.
Is there some internal logic to this, or was it no more than a hastily-conceived tribute to Stephen Hawking?
Submitted by both Boise Ed and William K.
Andréa sent this one for the Oy folder, but… is there anything going on here other than substituting “midwife’ for “midlife”?