Posted by: Chris Brew | September 18, 2009

a cast iron lawn dog from the Atlantic

http://www.theatlantic.com/doc/200910/goldberg-advice

Is it okay to serve caviar at a dinner party during the recession?

J. D., Baltimore, Md.

Dear J. D.,

Yes, but only if you’re a Romanov.

iron dog

iron dog

I love this quote, though suspect that it may be not a real advice-seeker. If so, it is in the honorable tradition of  Thurber‘s pet shop advice column.

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