The phrase “how ironic” is thrown around a lot these days, with most of the people who utter the term using it incorrectly. According to the Oxford Dictionary, the definition of irony is: “A state of affairs or an event that seems deliberately contrary to what one expects and is often wryly amusing as a result”. The images below are irony in its purest form – prepare to laugh at how oddly funny life can be.
I’m guessing they meant hyperthetical roads and not real ones…
That’s a top notch marketing strategy right there.
Always plan ahead, unless you’re making signs.
Like so many other things, American freedom is apparently made in China.
So much for practising what you preach…
Nothing is written in stone. Except apparently this sign.
This one makes a very valid point about freedom of speech.
Takes ‘oh no! I’m becoming everything I hate’ to a new level.
I bet Captain Smith is spinning in his grave right now.
Hmmm…No photography at all you say?
Eh? This one hurts my brain.
Ironic or just tasteless?
It’s too much effort to point out the irony in this one.
Never thought of it that way before, but he’s got a point.
Blondes everywhere applauded this grammer correcting individual.
Irony in its finest form.
No thanks. I think I’ll take my flight plans elsewhere…