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.
Monday, March 27, 2006
Jockey, n. A person whose business it is to ride and throw races.
2006 Update: v.i. To position oneself in racing for the lead, in commerce for the bet and in government for the denunciation of the horse