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.
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Reparation, n. Satisfaction that is made for a wrong and deducted from the satisfaction felt in committing it.
2006 Update: A commitment within congress to civility without.