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, February 23, 2009
AFFIRM, v.t, To declare with suspicious gravity when one is not compelled to wholly discredit himself with an oath.
2009 Update: To wisen the world by verifying what another would otherwise falsify. To prepare for citation.