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, September 22, 2008
LAY-FIGURE, n. The number which represents a hen's periodical output of eggs.
2008 Update: A member of the laity, as opposed to the lieity.
Note to Jenn, Karma and TLP: I'll take the thought that came second.