Friday, July 16, 2010

Idiocracy is now, baby

What is more pathetic than the 65 percent of American men who cannot name the Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court? The 78 percent of women who cannot.


  1. When the British left India, the new govvernment polled Indians to find out how what the people thought about their departure. In many rural villages, the people polled were unaware that the British had ever arrived in the first place.

  2. @ KingM:

    That is a startling anecdote. But then again, India is just a damn wierd place. Ever notice that every crazy birth defect occurs in India?


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