Is the campaign to keep Americans dumbed down working?

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    I think so.
     
  2. Stan Beeman

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    first thread title was better
     
  3. DarkFriday

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    Question has been asked since the dawn of this country.
     
  4. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Gold

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    You seen the Politics forum?

    Oh yeah, it's working.
     
  5. harlock

    harlock ancora imparo Gold

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    :duhme: :america:
     
  6. DarkFriday

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    Americans.

    Shitting on their own since the 60s :coffee:
     
  7. TripTo My Taint

    TripTo My Taint Well-Known Member

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    splashwut.
     
  8. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Keep Americans attention focused on everything else besides the corrupt Government lining their pockets from corporate funds.

    Conspiracy theories is one of the best tools they use.
     
  9. zingger

    zingger Judge and jury Gold

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    Yes. Now what?
     
  10. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Hey yo

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    American Idol and Big Brother still get ratings.
    People destroy cars over sports games
    People take to the streets over words they don't like
    The Lardashians are famous.

    Yeah it's working.
     
  11. Martian

    Martian New Member Banned User

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    fluoride in the water
     
  12. Psyche

    Psyche Freethinker

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    Yep. We're a nation of rubes.
     
  13. banksy

    banksy You wrote "I love you" in lipstick on the mirror VIP

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    Do you watch House of Cards bub?
     
  14. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    If you found out that everything you have been taught was a lie? How would you feel?
     
  15. Stan Beeman

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    I think the dumb level is staying pretty constant, its the fact that social media, message boards, etc. make it easier to see. Further, all these news shows on TV and the internet that are not factual, but opinions make people dumber. They simply don't have the brain capacity to read it and realize they are not reading facts and they turn around and spew it forth.
     
  16. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Never have, bub. what's it about?
     
  17. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Lets keep Liberals, Republicans, Independents fighting amongst each other. That way they never find out the truth :jj:
     
  18. DarkFriday

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    We should blow up Washington D.C. :coffee:


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  19. DarkFriday

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    U gotta see it.

    Lots of fun showing just how evil our Govt. really is.

    Good stuff.
     
  20. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Hey yo

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    I do think that and feel pretty powerless to control anything outside my tiny sphere of influence.