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    Another candidate to the Darwin awards

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    "if ignorance is wisdom, stupidity makes us free" -Dr. John
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    I got nothing.......
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    Cipolla's five fundamental laws of stupidity:
    1. Always and inevitably each of us underestimates the number of stupid individuals in circulation.
    2. The probability that a given person is stupid is independent of any other characteristic possessed by that person.
    3. A person is stupid if they cause damage to another person or group of people without experiencing personal gain, or even worse causing damage to themselves in the process.
    4. Non-stupid people always underestimate the harmful potential of stupid people; they constantly forget that at any time anywhere, and in any circumstance, dealing with or associating themselves with stupid individuals invariably constitutes a costly error.
    5. A stupid person is the most dangerous type of person there is.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bill Arnold View Post
    Cipolla's five fundamental laws of stupidity:
    1. Always and inevitably each of us underestimates the number of stupid individuals in circulation.
    2. The probability that a given person is stupid is independent of any other characteristic possessed by that person.
    3. A person is stupid if they cause damage to another person or group of people without experiencing personal gain, or even worse causing damage to themselves in the process.
    4. Non-stupid people always underestimate the harmful potential of stupid people; they constantly forget that at any time anywhere, and in any circumstance, dealing with or associating themselves with stupid individuals invariably constitutes a costly error.
    5. A stupid person is the most dangerous type of person there is.
    Since your statements state stupid as a singular, which one of the two is the stupid one? (stupider one?) The one that could have died from the paint ball in his throat, or the one that could have spent a large portion of his life in prison for premeditated murder with a paint ball gun?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jonathan Shively View Post
    Since your statements state stupid as a singular, which one of the two is the stupid one? (stupider one?) The one that could have died from the paint ball in his throat, or the one that could have spent a large portion of his life in prison for premeditated murder with a paint ball gun?
    That's just what I was wondering when I saw the video.
    Cheers, Frank

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    In this case, perhaps the best way to sum up the video is:

    Stupid is as stupid does. - Forrest Gump

    I don't see how one could apply the -er to either. It's a toss-up.
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    Beyond comprehension.
    "stupid" is an understatement.
    "Folks is funny critters."

    Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too. ~Voltaire

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    For God Zoo is the largest

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