Tag Archives: sarcasm

Higher Ground: Sarcasm, Contempt and the Supreme Asshole Move

Attention Conservation Notice:  Brief (be)musings on the nature and message of sarcasm versus contempt, with a great Vonnegut quote followed by an obligatory link to a supremely funny Onion story.  And a “don’t say this at home” chaser… I wrote … Continue reading

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Decruitment: sarcasm and social niceties

Two little incidents this week. Went to a public meeting organised by a group that surely wants to believe itself welcoming and accessible. There was no written info about the group available, not even its website address. The only thing … Continue reading

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