Sunday, March 17, 2013

THE DUMBER THE BETTER



EQUITY: the quality of being fair or impartial; fairness; impartiality.


DUMB & DUMBER
Johann Wagener 3-16-13

Which is the way the GOP and the 1% they pander to would like to keep you. The less we know the better for them because, besides money, “information is power”

The following piece Why Are Americans So Ignorant? by STEVEN MAZIE MARCH 15, 2013, 12:00 AM attempts to get some of us off the hook but also clarifies what the problem is.

I’m no Jay Leno fan, but one of his most popular bits, the “Jay Walking” segment, reveals the embarrassingly limited grasp some Americans have on reality. In the highlight reel below, when asked to name the number of stars on an American flag waving overhead, one woman responds “it’s moving too fast to count them”; another insists she had heard of the Gettysburg Address but isn’t sure exactly what street it’s on:

The best of jaywalking with Jay Leno