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Idiocracy is a 2006 American satirical science fiction comedy f...

wikipedia - 18 Jul 2018
Idiocracy is a 2006 American satirical science fiction comedy film directed by Mike Judge and starring Luke Wilson, Maya Rudolph, and Dax Shepard. The film tells the story of two people who take part in a top-secret military human hibernation experiment, only to awaken 500 years later in a dystopian society where advertising, commercialism, and cultural anti-intellectualism have run rampant, and which is devoid of intellectual curiosity, social responsibility, and coherent notions of justice and huma

Satirical movie reveals sad reality of Trump's idiocracy (press release) - 30 Sep 2018
It's called “Idiocracy” and though it was a flop at the box office it was a hit with some critics who believe that's exactly what the U.S. is becoming. Written and directed by Beavis and Butthead creator Mike Judge (wouldn't you know it?), the movie ...

Letters to the editor for September 30, 2018

Ocala - 30 Sep 2018
On our way to 'idiocracy'. In response to your recent editorial “Florida fails the teacher test”, I have to say that you did a great job of listing the issues we face day to day. Those reasons, and more, are why I and many others I know plan to retire ...

The One Question I'd Ask Kavanaugh and Ford…

POLITICO Magazine - 26 Sep 2018
For Judge Kavanaugh: How can the venerable statesmen of the Senate apologize to your sweet wife and precious young girls for involuntarily casting them in this remake of Idiocracy? For Dr. Blasey Ford: Can you meet privately with Judge Kavanaugh's ...

Tech Will Save Us offers STEM toys you'll actually use

TechCrunch - 15 Oct 2018
Given this fact, I thought our species (or at least my kids) would be doomed to Idiocracy-style techno illiteracy. Luckily, a set of toys from the optimistically-named organization Tech Will Save Us, has changed my mind. TWSU toys are nice in that they ...

44 thoughts I had while watching Idiocracy

Syfy Wire - 07 Mar 2018
We revisit films from the past for our recurring series Deja View. Many of these films are hidden gems that we adore, and some, well, some are more like Idiocracy. The film has a 76% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and despite being released with little ...

Use-Mention distinction fading; Idiocracy ascendant

Palo Alto Online (blog) - 21 Jul 2018
Failures to make this distinction can have substantial real-world consequences, damaging reputations and lives. Yet in even the simplest cases of this aspect of basic journalism, the national "news" media can't seem to be bothered to get right even ...

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