NABOKV-L post 0005997, Tue, 29 May 2001 16:26:47 -0700

Re: VN Question of the day: New Yorker cover pic
Dear Phil,
VN uses the Harold LLoyd (from his "Safety First") scene of a man
dangling from the hands of a clock high on a building. Luzhin sees the
scene in a film mag in Valentinov's office. It is the source of his mode
of committing suicide. DOn wrote:

> Unfortunately I don't see the connection to Nabokov in Bellino's
> answer. She
> just states the obvious message of the cartoon. Nothing about VN at
> all. What
> gives?
> Phil Iannarelli