Who Knew?

In an important development that may have far-reaching consequences, recent reports appear to confirm the suspicion, long held by many, that most people are in fact massively ignorant about almost everything. See here, and here.

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6 Comments

  1. Wow! Two really informative articles! The first one was a real shocker. I didn’t even know that the heart was in the body. I thought that my wife had mine.

    Jeffery Hodges

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    Posted June 15, 2009 at 5:28 pm | Permalink
  2. Malcolm says

    Mine’s in a hilly city out West.

    Posted June 15, 2009 at 5:37 pm | Permalink
  3. Kevin Kim says

    Yes, we’re dumb, but there are some things about which we might be infallible.

    Kevin

    Posted June 16, 2009 at 12:34 am | Permalink
  4. Might? We might be infallible about some things . . . but we’re not sure? Hmmm . . . I’m not sure that I’m infallible about some things, but I am sure about my uncertainty. I think. But maybe not. Oh, hell, I don’t know!

    Jeffery Hodges

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    Posted June 16, 2009 at 8:25 am | Permalink
  5. bob koepp says

    Yup. The one thing about which I’m not ignorant is that about most things I’m ignorant.

    Posted June 16, 2009 at 2:39 pm | Permalink
  6. Malcolm says

    Charles Fort said: “Intelligence is a confession of ignorance.”

    Posted June 16, 2009 at 2:51 pm | Permalink