one tough cookie

Friday - - MIND GAMES -

Ques­tion HT Web­ster cre­ated a meek comic strip char­ac­ter, whose sur­name was a de­lib­er­ate mis­spelling of a light, eas­ily di­gestible and in­of­fen­sive food – in other words, an ap­pro­pri­ate food for some­one with a “ner­vous” stomach. In Amer­i­can English it is now a dic­tio­nary word for a weak, timid or bland per­son. What is the word?

Mil­que­toast. Cas­par be­ing name char­ac­ter’s orig­i­nal the toast), milk from( Mil­que­toast An­swer

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