The Coastal Regional Commission, which has been operating an on-call coordinated transit system for rural patrons in Glynn County, has proposed setting up a fixed route system that, in addition to the city of Brunswick proper, would serve the airport, Blythe Island, the colleges and the industrial parks. Continue reading
Some people are calling them dumb, but the dumb are people who can’t speak, which is just the opposite of the rude dude and his supporters. They chatter ceaselessly– sort of like the mockingbird. They make noise from morning to night and when there is no-one to talk at, they talk to themselves.
Are they stupid? Yes. Do they know it? No. They have no awareness of themselves.
This is really getting tedious.
The original article has great before and after pictures, but is worth while even without.
The big story is hair. Proof positive that stupidity is not in the DNA.
Perhaps it is a repeat. Instinct-driven people, lacking cognitive processing skills, compensate by developing linguistic fluency. That is, they talk to compensate for not thinking. And, this is a new thought, when they read, they do so without comprehension. That makes them good speakers in the world of the speech writer, since they perform like a record on a player. Drop the needle and a segment plays. Whether it is relevant depends on the accuracy of the manager or director.
It is said that thirty percent of American adults are functionally illiterate. It’s a good bet that among politicians it is higher. How can we have legislators that can’t read with comprehension? They rely on lobbyists.