It's a satire in the tradition of Jonathan Swift's 'A Modest Proposal' and, as such, I do not see any cause for persons to be offended.
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Alice Aycock at Parrish Art Museum
Alice Aycock. Even before she could read, little Alice heard condensed versions of tales by O. Henry, Mark Twain and Jonathan Swift as related by her grandmother. Later, when she read these classics in school, a wave of nostalgia and rediscovery left her with Read more »
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A Modest Proposal Rhetorical Essay Jonathan Swift, “Modest Proposal” is mocking the government and the English people and seeking a change in the way Irish people are living. Jonathan Swift was effective using ethos, pathos and logos to bring attention t from EssayClub.com Read more »
Big (Silly) Idea: The MOOA
Professor Benjamin Ginsberg of Johns Hopkins, the nation’s leading critic of administrative bloat in higher education, has a modest proposal worthy of Jonathan Swift himself. If we’re going to have the MOOC to cut costs, why not the MOOA--massive open on from Big Think Read more »
From abortion to the G8, Ireland's clergy plays politics
DUBLIN -- Churchmen here in Ireland, I am told, are taken rather more seriously in civil society's debates than they are back in Canada. From the pulpits of Ireland's Catholic churches on Sunday, priests took dead aim at Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Enda K from Ottawa Sun Read more »
Carl Hiaasen captures Florida’s eccentricities in ‘Bad Monkey’
By Oline H. Cogdill Carl Hiaasen’s comic thrillers come with a guarantee — broad humor that capitalizes on absurd behavior; Florida quirkiness; social commentary that rivals Jonathan Swift, and a deep concern for the environment, all wrapped in a solid p from Miami Herald Read more »
A Tale of a Tub - Jonathan Swift - #4.99
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