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Human Beings Are Getting Dumber, Says Study

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by ethiostar, Nov 18, 2012.

  1. ethiostar

    ethiostar Well-Known Member

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    http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/11/15/research-suggests-humans-are-evolving-to-be-dumber/

    I don't get it:confused:

    Too many large words.
     
  2. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

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    I blame the educational system. Been going down hill since the 1960s.
     
  3. Phoenix

    Phoenix Well-Known Member

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  4. ethiostar

    ethiostar Well-Known Member

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    While I agree the educations system has contributed, the author/s of the article are looking at the issue from a broader perspective.
     
  5. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    I stopped caring about their study at this point.
     
  6. tomson75

    tomson75 Brain Dead Shill

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    Vegetarians are to blame.
     
  7. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    Im pretty sure he was implying Jerry is at fault.
     
  8. tomson75

    tomson75 Brain Dead Shill

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    Pretty sure that's a 4 credit course at UT.
     
  9. ethiostar

    ethiostar Well-Known Member

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    :laugh2:

    Stupid Tofu. Not only does soy make you stupid but it also gives you boobs.
     
  10. Signals

    Signals Suspicious looking stranger

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    Internet addiction plays a role in this.
     
  11. vta

    vta The Proletariat

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    I blame the electrolytes...

    [​IMG]
     
  12. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    In terms of problem solving, intuition, and ingenuity it's certainly possible.
     
  13. arglebargle

    arglebargle Well-Known Member

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    Hard to cite any real evidence of this though.
     
  14. arglebargle

    arglebargle Well-Known Member

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    I'd agree with this, if you said the 1980's..... ;)
     
  15. vlad

    vlad Well-Known Member

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    The comments for that article are gold....everyone is blaming someone....hahaha
     
  16. WPBCowboysFan

    WPBCowboysFan Well-Known Member

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    It all depends on your starting point.
     
  17. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    ethios, you've been on this forum for some time now. You haven't already noticed this trend? :laugh2:
     
  18. yimyammer

    yimyammer Well-Known Member

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  19. yimyammer

    yimyammer Well-Known Member

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    You mean Brawndo?
     
  20. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    :laugh1: Awesome
     

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