Friday, August 17, 2007

Yes, We Do NEED Sarcasm

By Phil Johnson @

e've been defending the judicious use of sarcasm, and I have been personally been amazed (and appalled) to see that some Christians think sarcasm is always a vice. In fact, some on the Emerging side of the blogosphere are evidently convinced sarcasm is a worse vice than cusswords and deliberate nastiness.

Well, we beg to differ. Sarcasm can be high virtue, when applied to a good cause. At times, it is as necessary as oxygen. And today, thanks to a link I followed from Doug Wilson's blog, I found some blogs that prove the point:

Note: The premise of each of the above blogs is safe enough. Most of them live outside the Christian districts of the blogosphere, however, so exercise due care before following their links or probing beyond page 1.

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