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STUPIDITY, med. jur. That state of the mind which cannot perceive and embrace the data presented to it by the senses; and therefore the stupid person can, in general, form no correct judgment. It is a want of the perceptive powers. Ray, Med. Jur. c. 3, Sec. 40. Vide Imbecility.

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While that is his plan, Thanos (Josh Brolin in a stellar computer-generated performance) has a stupider motivation: He thinks overpopulation will permanently render the universe uninhabitable and that 50 percent of all sentient life must thus be vaporized.
She added: "We all do pretty stupid things when we're young, but you'll agree you have done stupider things than most.
That is a media construct, and it is stupider than most.
(In the final three months of the 2016 presidential election campaign, according to one analysis by Buzzfeed, the top 20 fake stories were shared more online than the top 20 real ones: to a terrifying extent, news is now more fake than not.) Yet, to be honest, I'd always assumed that the problem rested solely on the shoulders of other, stupider, nastier people.
"You're stupid," "no, you're stupider," runs the rhetoric between Donald Trump and his foes.
I really cannot tell if I am flourishing or not: On paper there are plenty of people to see (Then there's that one in Tescos on the checkouts, Hilary) But there is clearly something missing from the plot, My heart feels flung all over, like a sparrow on the sea, And now I'm getting angry with the sun and moon, They say the sun is warm, but it seems freezing cold to me: A brainless robot that won't ever rise too soon, The moon is even stupider, with no light of its own: All that I thought was mine is burning to the bone.
I felt myself getting stupider with each headline that I read.
Trump unfit to He's a to America and the The slippery son of privilege, a tycoon who grew richer and stupider on his father's wealth, showed himself on the campaign trail to be a double-dealing salesman who can't be trusted to tell the truth never mind take possession of enough nuclear weapons to destroy mankind.
Democrat into despair as above, sweeps The slippery son of privilege, a tycoon who grew richer and stupider on his father's wealth, showed himself on the campaign trail to be a double-dealing salesman who can't be trusted to tell the truth never mind take possession of enough nuclear weapons to destroy mankind.
Democrat into despair as (above) sweeps The slippery son of privilege, a tycoon who grew richer and stupider on his father's wealth, showed himself on the campaign trail to be a double-dealing salesman who can't be trusted to tell the truth never mind take possession of enough nuclear weapons to destroy mankind.
We all can point to ways in which it is indeed making us stupider in some sense.
After all, a desi-style anger rant will just make you look stupider than what happened to you, and that's not what Charlie Sheen calls #winning.