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.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008
EJECTION, n. An approved remedy for the disease of garrulity. It is also much used in cases of extreme poverty.
2008 Update: A flight from chaos or conflict, taken involuntarily.