Sunday, August 7, 2005

Food for thought

The lyrics to Alanis Morrissette's song "Ironic" are largely not ironic, which makes the song itself ironic.

Was it intentional (making her one crafty woman), or like 99% of the world, did she simply misuse the word "ironic?"

3 comments:

Swid said...

I remember my English teacher complaining about this (back in 1996). :-P

Henry Schimke said...

I remember this being rather prominantly featured on "Pop-Up Video"

Luke said...

ditto Henry.