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Ironies

This weekend, the Ending Spending Super PAC reported spending almost 100,000 dollars to influence a congressional election in North Carolina. I read last night that a fellow named William Empsen wrote that there are seven types of ambiguity – not six or eight. What ironies

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He Should Have Meant it Ironically

Yesterday morning, Tony Caputo sent me a little bit of love mail with this picture attached. Just in case I was wondering whether he agreed, he wrote “I Second That Statement!… A resounding “Amen” to this Sign!!!… This is a great sign… This sign is

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Figuring Out Zombie Irony. Can You Do Better?

The humor of the undead is trickier than I thought. After recalling the insistence of the media earlier in the last decade that “irony is dead,” I thought it would be fun to poke at the notion with an “Irony is Undead” t-shirt. I thought

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?