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    U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    Yep, tundra Canadians are the smarter people.


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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    Iowa fans...always dragging us down.



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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    I blame everyone but me.



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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    It was a nice headline, but not what the article stated. They only surveyed 20 countries and about .002% of the world's population.

    Not really a surprise that the smartest countries also happen to be high income low population countries.



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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    I thought this was common knowledge.


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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    I didn't see a graph and tltr... dang, maybe I'm part of the problem



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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    I blame everyone but me.
    What about me? Can I be in this group too?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    What about me? Can I be in this group too?
    Yes, I blame you too.



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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    Does not surprise me.


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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Yes, I blame you too.
    but...but...but I "like" your comment!


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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    Pretty tough to make people want to improve when 50% of the country gets handouts. All you have to do to graduate high school is show up.



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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    You guys are all safe. It's Hawk fans and politicians that are dragging everyone down.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    but...but...but I "like" your comment!
    Oh fine, I choo-choo-choose you.



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    Re: U.S. adults are dumber than the average human adult

    People aren't drinking enough Brawndo.



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