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, August 02, 2007
BOOK LEARNING, n. The dunce's derisive term for all knowledge that transcends his own impenitent ignorance.
2007 Update: The method of education that teaches the art of fraud and the science of forgery.