Hey, it's my first social media blitz, where I post something to all my social media fora at once!
The New York Times writes about the benefits of bilingualism. Conclusion? People who speak two languages are smarter. At all kinds of things. Many of which have nothing to do with what we think of as linguistic processing. Including, evidently, inappropriate punctuation to increase dramatic tension in a sentence where none would normally exist.
Anyway, read the article.