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By Jonathan Lear

self-importance reasonable has declared the Age of Irony over. Joan Didion has lamented that Obama’s usa is an “irony-free zone." the following Jonathan Lear argues that irony is without doubt one of the instruments we use to dwell heavily, to get the cling of turning into human. It forces us to event disruptions in our recurring methods of tuning out of lifestyles, yet comes with a cost.

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