The Surplus of Stupidity


“There is more stupidity than hydrogen in the universe, and it has a longer shelf life.”

–musician Frank Zappa


“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.”

–physicist Albert Einstein


It may be worth remembering that one-half of all human beings are below average in their level of intelligence. This could be why it seems that the fight against stupidity is never-ending.

Author: Craig Butcher

Craig Butcher is an award-winning educator who has taught critical thinking skills for more than two decades. In addition, he has worked on Capitol Hill as a congressional staffer and has been a top-rated broadcaster.