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, August 13, 2009
SHAMROCK, n. A trefoil which is more potent in politics than "the sword of Bunker Hill."
2009 Update: A clover bearing a single extra leaf representing prosperity to the Irish and ovine.