The pot calling the kettle ferric August 21, 2008Posted by Olivia McDowell in Art, Blogging, Design, FFFFOUND!, The Ether, Words.
Tags: Beacon Bookmarks, blogger, bookworm, Etymology, FFFFOUND!, irony, Simone Cabanon, the girl in the green dress
Proper black, ferric irony (the really iron-y kind) is born when bloggers who adore books give up their valuable book-reading time to post quirky pro-book/anti-blog images, just to remind us where their true loyalties lie.*
* Yes, I noticed. I am one of those bookworm bloggers. And I’m yet to work out if it’s self-congratulatory or just hypocritical.
First published on tumblr Proof (v.)