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, May 18, 2006
FLIRTATION, n. A game in which you do not want the other player's stake but stand to lose your own.
2006 Update: A harmless diversion with tragic consequences.