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, July 28, 2009
ELECTED, adj. Chosen to discharge one duty and a hundred subordinates.
2009 Update: Judged by a jury of peers for their crimes. Sentenced to carry their grievances for eternity until the next election.