Alanis Morissette’s “Ironic” has sort of become a pop-culture punch line at this point. The irony isn’t lost on this track as, despite its title, there’s almost no irony to be found in its lyrics. Some have delved much too deep into the meaning of this song, but their efforts at philosophizing a shallow ‘90s song have proved unfruitful in the endeavor to find some semblance of irony. Nevertheless, I have stumbled across some real irony recently. The type of irony that’s both depressing and devastating. In fact, this strand of irony is approaching epidemic-like levels amongst Christendom. It’s pervasive and dangerous, like an infectious disease.