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, June 23, 2009
OPIATE, n. An unlocked door in the prison of Identity. It leads into the jail yard.
2009 Update: A strong narcotic, such as sobering news from overseas.
"The mob is the opiate of the masses"- Friedrich Engels