Redefining misanthropy for a fresh generation. Standard posts begin with a definition from Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary followed by a modern adjustment. Miscellany on Wednesday and storytelling on Saturday.
Friday, May 06, 2005
Emancipation, n. A bondman's change from the tyranny of another to the despotism of himself.
2005 Update: The point at which one's circumstances transition from the will of their parents and their own fault to the opposite state.