Same here. The op did say 'some' americans, not all, and yes many are that stupid.
Originally Posted by Josephine
Now we're up to "many"?

I think there are people who have idiotic ideas. There are also many people who are dumb about certain things. (I couldn't figure out college chem for anything.) But to paint a broad brush that "many" Americans are stupid is simply ridiculous.
Originally Posted by mrspoppers
Maybe not in your world. Many does not equal most. You're fortunate you're not around many 'stupid' people.
Originally Posted by Josephine
No, I would say I am fortunate that I learned at a young age to accept people for what they are and not call them "stupid" when there could be other issues going on. Poverty, homelessness, language barriers and cultural differences all contribute to what elitists call stupidity. Yes, elitists.