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, December 19, 2005
Fraud, n. The life of commerce, the soul of religion, the bait of courtship and the basis of political power.
2005 Update: The substitution of perfume on the neck for a head.