For a while he mines a topical vein: Imelda Marcos, the S&L crisis, AIDS.
topical Halloween costumes really just reveal the absurd things Americans are obsessed with.
Within a few feet are the humor books, the topical ones about zombies and shark-fighting.
topical top·i·cal (tŏp'ĭ-kəl)
Of or applied to a definite or localized area of the body.