Tuesday, January 25, 2005

Chock Full o' Antiphrasis 

We did not see him delivering the speech and so cannot tell you whether the Ironist-in-Chief telegraphed his intent with cocked eyebrows, sidelong smirks, "air quotes," etc., but based on our perusal of the transcript we do not feel there is much we can add to our exegetically-astute colleague TBogg's appreciation of Mr. Bush's masterfully wry Second Inaugural Homily.

Well, maybe this.

Oh -- and this.

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