A reminder for all the “Linguists” in the audience:
Via Free Dictionary, this is the second listing under “irony”:
2. “Incongruity between what might be expected and what actually occurs.”
- President Obama asked Congress for $1.8 billion to fight the spread of the Zika virus across the Americas.
- Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has told the Financial Times he's eyeing a 2016 presidential run 🇺🇸
- India's telecom authorities have ruled against Free Basics, Facebook's controversial plan to offer free but limited internet.