On the use of irony

Editor's note: Nix Comics' Ken Eppstein curates and edits this weekly feature. To reach out to Ken to be included in future installments of Sketch in the City you can email him at ken@nixcomics.com or hit him up on Twitter @nixcomics. See what David Rickert did here? He used actual irony, in the classic sense of the reader knowing the full significance of an unwitting character's dialog, to describe the modern trend of using the word ironic as a substitute for sarcastic or cynical. Pretty sharp! -Ken Eppstein Did you miss the previous three strips? Here's one, two and three.