Monday, 29 June 2015

Lesson No. 1. Americans don't do 'irony'.


From the text of the article:-

However, it said he’d prefaced those comments with an ironic introduction, joking that they would illustrate what a ‘chauvinist monster’ he was.

The report then revealed the existence of an entire second half of the controversial toast.

In it, Sir Tim was said to have told his audience that his remark about ‘making them cry’ was, indeed, an ironic joke.


Bayard said...

"Lesson No. 1. Americans don't do 'irony'."

but they do do victimhood poker very well: Afro-American woman v WASP man - no contest.

Mark Wadsworth said...

Not just black and female but a bit chubby.