Quote by Bill Hicks:

The definition of black irony is Pro-lifers killing Doctors who do abortions.

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William Melvin Hicks was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist and musician. His material—encompassing a wide range of social issues including religion, politics, and philosophy—was controversial and often steeped in dark comedy.

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