James Geary on Ted and the Power of Metaphor

Those little devils, metaphors.



Pioneer. Do you use it like Walt Whitman or Levi’s Jeans?

Do the images in this commercial make any sense to you once having re-read the poem? Did they even if you’ve never read the poem, or even heard of the poem? See the link below for a copy of Pioneer O Pioneer published in Leaves of Grass in 1900.


What were they thinking?