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1 Is it ironic if I'm trying to prove if something is ironic on a website that readers decide upon whether it's ironic and you get one wrong because the irony is too complex and you don't understand?...

2 Her grandma is Jewish

3 This website was created to clarify the meaning of "ironic", but the percentages for many questions are nearly 50/50, making it unclear whether the question is ironic or not?...

4 Is it ironic that my grandmother said that slow and steady wins the race, and she died in a fire....

5 my grandmother was a cancer, and she was actually killed by a giant crab....

6 Is it ironic that the Israelites were breaking all the Ten Commandments just as Moses was on the mountain receiving them?...

7 Is it ironic that your late for work and something happens

8 Is there irony in wishing someone bad karma?

9 With so much turmoil in the world, does anyone find this ironic? in 2009 - President Barack Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize for "extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples"...

10 "Well perhaps she got lost and forgot the time" she said

11 a national organization for education accreditation confuses the words "assure" and "ensure" (as well as "continuous" and "continual"). Example from www.abet.org: "In the United States, accreditation is a non-governmental, peer-review process assuring the quality of the postsecondary education students receive."...

12 Is it ironic to say you are the most modest person in the world?

13 Is it ironic that a fat person calls a person fat?

14 an theme park advising to schools has on their leaflet's front page 'the ultimate 'school'adventure' as school trips are normal boring?...

15 Supervisor is told coworker is unsafe. Supervisor does not report unsafe worker. Next week supervisor is involved in accident because unsafe worker failed to use proper safety equipment....

16 Thousands of people are camping on the streets in the cold like the homeless to be one of the first people to spend hundred$ on a smartphone. Perhaps it's just feigning ignorance?...

17 Is it ironic that... In history we had some time before looking up maps. The second this page loaded, I had to get off of it. Then I got onto a map, on google images, and saw that a ton of people used the same map. I said: Does everybody have this map? One kid who did not, to spite me, said as they switched maps"Kaboom! Different map!" As they switched to the map I was using. Then somebody said "Thats an example of Irony" about the same thing that prevented me from getting here....

18 Pres Obama made the that he finds it interesting that the press asks about pulling all ground troops from Iraq "as if it was my decision". See https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10202804003885630 Is he pretending ignorance, really does not see it or is politics alwas this way and there is another term for it?...

19 my smoke alarm caught fire?

20 Is it ironic that most of the people on here can't decide if something is ironic or not?...

21 an environmentalist made me decide to go into business?

22 you leave your house thirty minutes early so that you'd finally be the first person in line at the secretary state office when it opens at 10 a.m, just to find out when you get there that it opens at 9 a.m on Wednesday's so you're actually an hour late....

23 you lose a GPS system.

24 we forbid the Navajo to speak there native language and that language helped save our ass in WWII. Navajo Code Talkers....

25 Is it ironic that I was on hold for an hour waiting for the customer service department?...