Wasteland Kings

Tag: sarcasm

This series of articles on sarcasm started when a friend of mine pointed out that some of my sarcastic comments towards other people were kind of cutting. He and I both knew that most of my sarcasm was playful and that’s why he needed to take the time to point that out. Previously, I had justified my cutting comments with the fact that I just making a joke and that my friends knew that I didn’t mean what I said…

In the profound words of the artist Propaganda, “sarcasm is really the only time people tell the truth.” I found these words incredibly convicting when I first heard them. I use sarcasm often and I use it the most on the people closest to me. I don’t normally intend to use sarcasm for malicious purposes, but I’ve found recently that it can easily have that effect even without that intention. While I tell myself that I use sarcasm because it’s…