Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Sat Oct 5 01:51:41 UTC 2013

Has "turducken" gone figurative previously?  If not then, then now --

" The Long Night's Journey into Day [title]. Margaret experiences the
turducken of anxiety dreams. 'So I was being chased, then I realized
it was also graduation day and I hadn't taken the exam ... then I
looked down and saw I was naked.' "

"Rhymes with Orange", by Hilary Price.  2013 Oct. 4, Boston Globe, G36.


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