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.
Tuesday, January 17, 2006
Mediate, v.i. To butt in.
2006 Update: To distract from provocation, for example, with a fatuous smile or a little pink paper umbrella.