Using complete sentences, explain what is ironic about the following quotes?

a) "Nobody had belived him when he said he was innocent" (page 22)

b) "I bet she was real pretty,' said Zero. 'Someone must have loved her a lot, to name a boat after her." "Yeah," said Stanley. "I bet she looked great in a bathing suit, sitting in a boat while her boyfriend rowed." (page 161)

c) "You're not in Girl scouts anymore," Mr.said. (page 13)

d) "Clyde 'sweet feet' Livingstion was a famous baseball player." (page 22)

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This statement was ironic because nobody believed him either way.

Now, as Stanley lay on his cot, he thought it was kind of funny in a way. Nobody had believed him when he said he was innocent. Now, when he said he stole them, nobody believed him either.

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