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17. Comment #460733 by huzonfurst on February 13, 2010

Shuggy #3: "ironical"? - must be a britishism.
I assume you're not wishing I'd said "ironic" (I tend to confine "ironic" to speech).

Fowler condemns this usage of "irony (of fate)" as hackneyed, but I think it's accurate enough for this forum. When one lot of churchpeople is condemning our theology as naive, and another lot is taking the HS("OT"*) literally, what do Americans call it?

*I have a Jewish friend who objects strongly to "Old Testament" for being so Christianly POVed.

Sat, 13 Feb 2010 08:03:00 UTC | #441032