Saturday, September 02, 2006

CBC premieres documentary 'Stupidity', Sept. 5th

This program seems rather appropriate to concerns about the nuclear threat.... Worthwhile to check it out.

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(Tuesday September 5 at 10pm ET/PT on CBC Newsworld)


Stupidity is Albert Nerenberg's hard-hitting and often hilarious look at stupidity as a driving force in society. The documentary is a controversial investigation into what may be a characteristic unique to our species-a chronic resistance to intelligence. Stupidity sets out to determine whether our culture is hooked on deliberate ignorance as a strategy for success. From Adam Sandler *to George W. Bush*, from the IQ test to TV programming and the origins of the word 'moron', Nerenberg examines the "dumbing down" of contemporary culture.

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2 comment(s):

dang, wish i had tv , could jot down a list for stupid people contest :)

By Blogger Scout, at 10:05 PM  

Yep! I'll try to remember to do that while I watch the program later tonight, then I'll email you the names. :)

By Blogger Annamarie, at 9:01 PM  

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