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27th Apr '13 7:44:59 AM StFan
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->'''Carl''': Let's make litter outta these literati!\\
'''Lenny:''' That's too smart, you're one of them!
--> ''TheSimpsons''

Many tropes deal with [[{{Demonization}} demonizing]] intellectuals and/or idolizing "stupidity". These tropes include:

[[index]]
* AlmightyIdiot
* BookDumb
* BrainsEvilBrawnGood
* ContemplateOurNavels
* DumbIsGood
* EverybodyHatesMathematics
* ForScience
* GravityIsOnlyATheory
* IdiotHero
* IgnoranceIsBliss
* InsufferableGenius
* IntellectuallySupportedTyranny
* IntelligenceEqualsIsolation
* LuddWasRight
* MadMathematician
* MadScientist
* MeasuringTheMarigolds
* MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate
* SchoolIsForLosers
* ScienceIsBad
* ScienceIsWrong
* ScienceIsUseless
* StrawVulcan
* ThudAndBlunder
* TrueArt
* TVGenius
* WindmillPolitical
* WorkingClassHero
[[/index]]

For more tropes about intelligence and lack thereof, see IntelligenceTropes and BrainChain.
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to:

->'''Carl''': Let's make litter outta these literati!\\
'''Lenny:''' That's too smart, you're one of them!
--> ''TheSimpsons''

Many tropes deal with [[{{Demonization}} demonizing]] intellectuals and/or idolizing "stupidity". These tropes include:

[[index]]
* AlmightyIdiot
* BookDumb
* BrainsEvilBrawnGood
* ContemplateOurNavels
* DumbIsGood
* EverybodyHatesMathematics
* ForScience
* GravityIsOnlyATheory
* IdiotHero
* IgnoranceIsBliss
* InsufferableGenius
* IntellectuallySupportedTyranny
* IntelligenceEqualsIsolation
* LuddWasRight
* MadMathematician
* MadScientist
* MeasuringTheMarigolds
* MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate
* SchoolIsForLosers
* ScienceIsBad
* ScienceIsWrong
* ScienceIsUseless
* StrawVulcan
* ThudAndBlunder
* TrueArt
* TVGenius
* WindmillPolitical
* WorkingClassHero
[[/index]]

For more tropes about intelligence and lack thereof, see IntelligenceTropes and BrainChain.
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6th Nov '12 6:09:25 AM PRH
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* AlmightyIdiot
20th Sep '12 12:03:30 PM johnnye
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* InsufferableGenius
21st Aug '12 1:02:51 PM Keranina624
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*ContemplateOurNavels
18th Aug '12 7:17:04 AM brianify
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->'''Lenny''': Let's make litter outta these literati!\\
'''Carl:''' That's too smart, you're one of them!

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->'''Lenny''': ->'''Carl''': Let's make litter outta these literati!\\
'''Carl:''' '''Lenny:''' That's too smart, you're one of them!
2nd Jun '12 1:45:44 AM markovich
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* ThudAndBlunder
1st May '12 9:39:36 AM PRH
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* IgnoranceIsBliss
3rd Apr '12 6:03:03 AM notsomeone
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->'''Lenny''': ''Let's make litter outta these literati!''
->'''Carl:''' ''That's too smart, you're one of them!''
--> TheSimpsons

to:

->'''Lenny''': ''Let's Let's make litter outta these literati!''
->'''Carl:''' ''That's
literati!\\
'''Carl:''' That's
too smart, you're one of them!''
them!
--> TheSimpsons
''TheSimpsons''
17th Jan '12 1:04:59 PM Kankurette
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