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.
Friday, April 17, 2009
LINGUIST, n. A person more learned in the language of others than wise in his own.
2009 Update: Any listener still interested after the third sentence. One who may study the telic clause, only to miss the object.