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# The problem with stupid people is that they are confident, not that they are stupid. amirite?

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It's one of the things that, united, make a problem

Just remember 50% of all people on earth are bellow avarage intelligence

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@404ChompyNotFound That's not how average works, dumbass

And now we know which side of the scale you sit on

@XdJackieboi And now we know which side of the scale you sit on

In the OPs defense that's now how averaging works. If you have 8 super smart people and 2 really stupid people the average would be 5. By your logic 50% of the people are below 5 which is simply wrong, only 20% of the people are below average. Now I think we know which side of the scale YOU sit on

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@Tomyseptic In the OPs defense that's now how averaging works. If you have 8 super smart people and 2 really stupid people the...

That's not how averaging works either. You seem to have done (8 + 2) / 2 = 5. You found the average number of people in each group instead of the average intelligence of the people.

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There's nothing more dangerous in this world than a determined stupid person.

@404ChompyNotFound No, the people who enable them. So much worse.

This is true..that's just something my dad wold say when he would see stupid happening.

Well being confident isn't all bad. But a mixture of confidence and stupidity is what makes it bad