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It's describing contestants on reality TV shows. The rule is that they must be so simple that if they sleep, they can't control their drooling, but you don't actually want them marrying their cousins live on TV.
I was brought up to respect my elders. I don't respect many people nowadays.
but you don't actually want them marrying their cousins live on TV.
That's only allowed on The Jeremy Kyle Show.
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Have a bit more patience with newbies. Of course some of them act dumb - they're often *students*, for heaven's sake - Terry Pratchett
Who's this Einstine guy you're talking about? Never heard of him...
Why can't I be applicable like John? - Me, April 2011 ----- Beidh ceol, caint agus craic againn - Seán Bán Breathnach ----- Da mihi sis crustum Etruscum cum omnibus in eo! ----- Just because a thing is new don’t mean that it’s better - Will Rogers, September 4, 1932
It's a restatement of Occam's Razor[^], which is the principle in physics and logic that the simplest model which explains the observation is probably correct. If it is any simpler, some observations will not be explained, and the model falls short. Einstein was rather good at saying things in a way that real people can understand.
Will Rogers never met me.
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