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Re: I could care less

Posted by Gary Martin on March 27, 2008 at 12:02:

In Reply to: I could care less posted by Carl Gurtman on March 27, 2008 at 11:58:

: Re: I could care less. This is not incorrect English - It is irony! All of the 'hypercorrect' usage self-proclaimed experts seem unaware of the different ways points can be made.

Irony? Well, maybe occasionally. Whenever I've heard 'I could care less' used it was by people who only used irony to describe iron bars.