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Ironic Questions: Irony

Is It Ironic That...?

1 someone tells you, "you will believe what you want to believe" in a debate over subjective definitions of a concept while thinking that final comment means they won....

2 Isn't it Ironic that I couldn't wait to leave that island and now I wouldn't mind going back for a few months.. lol...

3 My flight to the Superbowl got cancelled. And as I was sitting at a bar stranded, the game came on the TV....

4 Is it ironic that someone whose boyfriend lives hundreds of miles away tries to look her best for him, even though he will not see her?...

5 I couldn't think of the phrase "L'esprit de l'escalier" till after the fact?...

6 My friend rarely responds to any messages in a WhatsApp group, but following a week where none of us had sent any messages he said "this group's been very quiet this week"...

7 Sounds like a dream come true for the easily offended crowd. Now they can create their special snowflake safe spaces and hide from anything that doesn't fit into their worldview while in-game. And we wonder why we have a diversity problem and can't communicate like adults. EDIT: Oh, and let's not forget the ERPers. How long do you think it will be before the first BDSM community crops up?...

8 garbage cans are often labeled "LITTER"?

9 Using irony correctly is in today's age ironic.

10 Someone with a fear of fish and the sea decides to overcome their fear one day by swimming, only to get eaten by a shark...

11 2017 UK LGBTQ pride was criticised over its lack of diversity and inclusion of minorities?...

12 In The Declaration of Independence Native Americans are referred to as "the inhabitants of our frontiers"...

13 An elderly woman weeds the grassy area near her property over a few years to keep it looking good. One day the council arrives, digs up the area and puts bitumen down. Now She doesn't need to weed anymore....

14 someone who is actually drinking the koolaid accusses you of doing just that?...

15 ***with this image..... https://twitter.com/ASLUSADK/status/1011102613037899776?s=09 ...I made the following comment**" "None of them, cause Anne Frank was white."...

16 I layed large rectangular paving stones in my front garden and put small round stones on top of each one to discourage people walking over them before they settle properly. The next day I discovered somebody had driven over one of the stones and due to the pressure of the round stone sitting on top, the big paving stone was cracked in half....

17 That people come here to find out what irony means, only to vote/judge what is and what is not ironic...

18 Where children are educated not taught

19 An anti abortion campaigner hangs up posters quoting "Yes Voters should've been aborted"...

20 I have received an unsolicited email from an unknown person, offering GDPR consultancy?...

21 An orange man lives in a white house?

22 Is it ironic that I respond to someone vociferously after they've accused me of being vociferous?...

23 I'm a comedian who takes things too seriously?

24 In the movie lone survivor, the navy seals weren't able to make radio contact to support that was desperatly trying to help them. Yet in The Seige of Jadotville, the Irish soldiers who were in desperate need, were able to make clear contact with UN, but UN were ignoring them and would not help them....

25 Is it ironic that I work for a company that makes a product that treats four different autoimmune diseases but that my child, who has one of these diseases, can't take it because it's not indicated for pediatric use, and that I can't take it either, despite having previously been a participant in a clinical trial of the drug, because it's not yet FDA approved for my condition?...