I did no such thing. I contributed some facts about stupidity. I am uninterested in politics I can't figure out why everyone sees me as some partisan for a cause!Gus after a fantastic display of stupidity to really get the thread going youve broken one of my rules by veering it towards a political discussion. right the ship
Basically, we would all be Einsteins had we only eaten our Weetabixin england the role of stupidity as a concept is i think to explain something that happens to children who are malnourished as infants or who have experienced trauma, and who as a result have had problems with brain development.
i think as a culture we misinterpret that as meaning that there is some genetic thing going on, which obviously we collectively prefer because we're quite into having a hierarchy
i say this with no actual evidence
William t vollmann wrote a whole book on this, You Bright and Risen AngelsFun fact, we have no idea why they do this.
I've been meaning to make a bumpersticker with a graphic of a moth and a flashlight. "Bugs: What do they WANT. What do they KNOW. What are they AFTER"
Ooh, is this warming up to be The I.Q. Thread?