Monthly Archives: October 2011

There really should be a word…

The Lexicide staff was discussing our upcoming high school class reunion.

Otto remarked, “I predict the bios of most of our classmates would read like the first half of a Nick Hornby book, but only the first half.” Lex responded, “And the irony is, the soundtrack would be Bruce Hornsby.”

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An editor of Lexicide.com using irony incorrectly? That’s ironic!

But seriously, there really should be a word for an amusing coincidence like the one above — or the kind you read about on IMDb‘s trivia pages. What other wordless definitions deserve words of their own?