Merriam Webster Definition:
Middle English, from Latin irreverent-, irreverens, from in- + reverent-, reverens reverent
: lacking proper respect or seriousness ; also : satiric
— ir·rev·er·ent·ly adverb
The following ATC's are irreverent. They are not politically correct. They poke fun. They will cause some to be insulted and some to laugh so hard they blow coffee through their nose. I apologize for nothing, except the coffee thing. That hurts. The first one is inspired by a bumper sticker I saw years and years ago:
This second one is a paraphrased quote from the book "Love and Other Impossible Pursuits" by Ayelet Waldman. Here is the complete quote: "I was the atom bomb of desire, and they were Hiroshima and Nagasaki. I could not spare time for mercy. I had a war to win." If that doesn't make you want to read her book, check your pulse.
Words inspire a lot of my work. I collect them along with paper and rubber stamps.