Mental Floss

X Is the New Y

Chris Higgins

The "Is The New" image from DIAGRAM visualizes the common saying "[something] is the new [something else]" in a fun infographic.

Examples include: "gin is the new vodka" and "ugly is the new cute." Read the diagram by starting at a word and following the arrow, reading the arrow as "is the new." Here's a snippet of the image (click for the whole thing):