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Is America an Idiocracy?

Corndog2 Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 12:24 PM
"Is America an Idiocracy?" Is Stephen Hawking afraid of stairs?
hiimterry Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 4:58 PM
That was funny, I don't care what Milt says.
Milt37 Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 2:48 PM

Was that supposed to be funny?

Maybe you should change your name to cornholed!

That's a disgusting comment to make about a great scientist and author. I'm betting his shoe size exceeds your IQ.

You're a disgusting piece of excrement, and obviously a product of the societal breakdown Ashley is talking about.
Corndog2 Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 3:56 PM

In 1951, Ray Bradbury published Fahrenheit 451, a futuristic novel in which books are burned, and the citizenry occupies itself by watching hours of TV on wall-to-wall sets. Contrary to popular belief, Bradbury says Fahrenheit 451 wasn’t about censorship or McCarthyism. It was about how TV undermines interest in reading and learning.

In 2006, Mike Judge released the film Idiocracy, in which the main character, Joe Bauers, undergoes a suspended-animation experiment and wakes up in the year 2505. He’s unable to communicate, because “the English language had deteriorated into a hybrid of hillbilly, valley girl, inner-city slang and various grunts.” The...