isn't it that I have led many hundreds of children to North Wales on field study activities and I hope I have shown them the beauty on their "doorstep".
It took Alanis Morissette to sing her her hit song Ironic
for me to totally appreciate the term and how best to use it.
Every time she warbles "Isn't it Ironic
, don't you think?" I shout at the radio "NO!
For some Catholic prelates, the election of the Philippines to the UN Human Rights Council was ironic
yet inspiring at the same time.
Amelia Womack, deputy leader of the Green Party, said it was "ironic
" that Newcastle City Council had felled almost twice as many trees as any other authority in the country over the past three years, at a time when the city has not published a clean air strategy.
MARTIN O'NEILL joked that Sean Scannell and Niall Keown declaring for Northern Ireland is 'somewhat ironic
Wagering on an Ironic
God: Pascal on Faith and Philosophy
The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre will host the lecture Ironic
Historiography: on Art, Nationality and In-between Identities by Dr Sigal Barkai on Wednesday.
SINGER Alanis Morrissette got some stick for the lyrics of her 1996 hit single Ironic
Her 1995 song, Ironic
, which - despite being a huge hit - was frankly a little light on irony, could be re-written with the EU referendum results, and its political fallout, as wonderful new lyrical fodder.
The tracks are "My Choro", "First Come First", "Stucks", "Ironic
Dance Suite I", "Ironic
Dance Suite II", "Is It Coincidence?", "Love for Magda and Maximus", and "Swingalong".
Particular attention is given to the often contradictory teachings of the book, and the meaning of the term hevel, classically translated as "vanity." The author contends that the book is written in an ironic
style, where everything is viewed as hevel, including wisdom, the religious life, and even the teachings of the Book of Kohelet itself.