Morissettian Irony

Another hard fought battle for the language is being lost:

http://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2015/06/05/how-learned-love-alanis-morissette-irony/Em8dl58iYReUmXrYElJOPN/story.html

The article is worth it for the coining of “Morissettian irony” alone.

The best deconstruction of the song I’ve seen is: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nT1TVSTkAXg

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