“Ironic” — Alanis Morissette

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“Ironic”…isn’t it iconic, don’t you think?

25 years after Alanis Morissette released her global best-selling album “Jagged Little Pill” people…by which I mean mostly men…still think it’s funny to comment about the lyrics for “Ironic” containing very few examples of situations which meet the dictionary definition of irony.

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No Words, No Song

No Words, No Song

Without words, it’s just a nice tune. Add words — now you’ve got a song. And songs can change your world. I write about some that changed mine.

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