Today on Tablet
Idol worship, and more
Today in Tablet Magazine, art historian Eliane Strosberg explains (in this week’s Vox Tablet) why Jews—traditionally barred from making graven images—supplied some of the 20th centuries great figurative painters. Poop: It’s funny. Parenting columnist Marjorie Ingall explores why. Josh Lambert provides his weekly look at forthcoming books of interest. And The Scroll finds things far grosser than poop far funnier than poop.