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, January 19, 2010
PETTIFOGGER, n. A competing or opposing lawyer.
2010 Update: A trifler, such as an off-camera visionary or, presumably, an unclothed man of the cloth.