Animal Farm

Why is the follow sentence from paragraph 2 in chapter 7 ironic?

Animal Farm, chapter 7. 

Quote: "Out of spite, the human beings pretended not to.believe that it was Snowball who had destroyed the windmill." 

Why is this ironic? 

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This is Ironic because Snowball did not really destroy it even though the humans, in their hearts, brelieved Napoleon's lies.