How is this for irony?

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  1. channingcrowderhungry
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    Ah, irony. The internet's ongoing battleground of linguistic failure.
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    There should be a browser plugin that just plays Alanis Morrisette anytime someone uses it incorrectly.
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    I used to post on a board that had the definition of irony stickied to the top (I don't think it was this board)
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    That's pretty ironic. Or is it wistful? :)
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    I blame Alanis Morrisette. :)
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    It's like rain....
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    Guess I was a little slow at the keyboard... :)
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    Beat me to it!.

    And while we're on the subject of misuse of terms: The word "myriad" implies the prepositions. Thus, "He had myriad issues with the case." Not: "He had a myriad of issues with the case." Sorry, personal pet peeve.
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    ....of course we should note that the definition of "irony" is itself, a bit nuanced... ;)
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    Of course you don't...
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    I told you this would come. This is all the liberals have. Nuance.
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    Hmm. So anyone who disagrees with you (or points out a common error) is a liberal?

    I can understand the issues with nuance. Appears there is none in your world.
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    Yes, that is the binary world that Dave lives in.
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    Dont take away my nuance, its all I have.
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    Sup now?
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    Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!!!

    :curls up in fetal position:
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    So explain it to me, pal.
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    And all Dave can do when he is dead to rights on an issue is move the goalposts.

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