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, March 12, 2009
DETECTIVE, n. An official employed by the city and county to detect a crime when one has been committed.
2009 Update: A peace officer dedicated to the naming of culprits. A citizen.