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Seven years after that an American author named William Woodward published a farcical takedown of American business practices called Bunk.
FROM ‘SCIENTIST’ TO ‘SPAM,’ THE SURPRISINGLY PLAYFUL ORIGINS OF ENGLISH WORDSRALPH KEYESAPRIL 1, 2021TIME
Despite, or because of its farcical origin, debunk has taken the place of more sober synonyms such as discredit or expose.
FROM ‘SCIENTIST’ TO ‘SPAM,’ THE SURPRISINGLY PLAYFUL ORIGINS OF ENGLISH WORDSRALPH KEYESAPRIL 1, 2021TIME
Cyberpunk’s open world is largely farcical, mostly an illusion meant to convey breadth without actually delivering.
CYBERPUNK 2077 IS A MESS ON EVERY LEVELPATRICK LUCAS AUSTINDECEMBER 17, 2020TIME
Surely it’s there in the farcical-but-true story Brandon Fuller recalls from circa 1977 about his sister, Bev, 10 years older, who played forward on the Colorado High girls’ basketball team in Colorado City, Tex.
SARAH FULLER MADE HISTORY. HER PARENTS UNDERSTAND WHY HER MOMENT MATTERS.CHUCK CULPEPPERDECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The NFL’s effort to complete a season during a pandemic reached a farcical stage Sunday.
WHAT TO KNOW FROM NFL WEEK 12: TYREEK HILL AND DERRICK HENRY TOOK OVER AS THE CORONAVIRUS LOOMEDADAM KILGORENOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It was almost farcical in its needlessness, and poor Dorothy's part in it of the slightest import.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
The incident was farcical enough, but the incidents came so fast that they were beginning to get on Jessie's nerves.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
Whether they are serious or farcical, they may, in some particulars, not proceed exactly as they are designed to do.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
We must hinder this farcical ceremony; his Highness cannot marry two wives!
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
Mostly, the story was voted delightfully funny, but very foolish and farcical after all.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
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