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, January 19, 2007
MIRACLE, n. An act or event out of the order of nature and unaccountable as beating a normal hand of four kings and an ace with four aces and a king.
2007 Update: An inexplicably salutary result such as a rational explanation.