Wednesday, June 18, 2008

SWIFTER THAN A SPEEDING BULLET


The first realization of the truth behind the old saw, "The pen is mightier than the sword!" came to me when I read Jonathan Swift's A Modest Proposal and the essay has remained foremost as an example of ridicule being the most effective weapon against naked emperors to this day. Jason Miller, over at Thomas Paine's Corner has flattered Swift's diatribe with the finest in updated imitation with his post, Immodest Proposal: Sink Your Teeth into This …

2 comments:

Minx said...

So, are you a leg or breast man?

On guard!

gregra&gar said...

I am drawn in by the eyes but distracted by the symmetrical arrangement of the other fine features on the way.

Oh, as food? No meat here.