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Ryan Banfill | Posted 11.20.2013 | Media
Ryan Banfill

As seriously as people take fantasy football, maybe we could end gridlock in Washington by creating "fantasy politics" where Americans form leagues, draft politicians and get points for bills passed and progress made?

A New Threat of Idiocratic Terrorism?

William Bradley | Posted 06.24.2013 | World
William Bradley

If the Boston bombing was terrorism, as Tsarnaev claims, it looks like an especially boneheaded form of terrorism. Let's call it idiocratic terrorism. That's an adaptation of the title of the cult 2006 film Idiocracy, a satire about a dystopic future in which pretty much everyone is an idiot.

Ross Luippold

President Camacho Takes Over Funny or Die

HuffingtonPost.com | Ross Luippold | Posted 11.01.2012 | Comedy

Warning, the video above is NSFW for language and violence. President Camacho is back, just in time to save the presidential election. Camacho, ...

11 Reasons Mike Judge Is Cooler Than You Ever Will Be

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 10.17.2012 | Comedy

Today is Mike Judge's 50th birthday, and he has every reason to celebrate reaching a half-century of being terrific. Think about it: How many people i...

Darlene Hunt, The Big Creator

Fabio Periera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Fabio Periera

"I've been fired a lot. I'm very proud of it," says Darlene Hunt as she sips a decaf coffee, her red ringlet hair poking out from underneath a conduct...

De-Evolution and Indie Revolution: Conversations With Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh and OK Go's Damian Kulash, Plus Comic-Con Gets Loopz-y

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

There is this cool little gizmo called a "Loopz" that creates sounds and beats depending on the user's physical interaction with it. An entity calling themselves The Loopz Band will be performing at Comic-Con.

New York Times Leads Call To Illiteracy -- Will Shrink Allowable Vocabulary

Gerald Sindell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Gerald Sindell

This country has been on a stupid vector for a long time. It's hard to tell when being inarticulate became as acceptable as being smart, but the notion has unfortunately gained traction.

How the Media's Proud Know-Nothingism Helped Create the American Idiocracy

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Sirota

Bad decision after bad decision after bad decision really has suggested that the last decade has seen the ascension of a full-fledged Idiocracy.

Famous for Being Famous: The Sarah Palin Show Is On the Air

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

We have yet to hear any pitch from Palin's supporters that elevates her above any other Republican in the current field of candidates. She's famous. And. Hmm. She's famous. That's it.

A Morning Ramble Through the Idiocracy

Steven Nereo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Steven Nereo

I believe Idiocracy is one of the most important movies of the 2000s. At the rate we are going, a pro-wrestling porn-star running for office 500 years from now might be over-qualified.

HuffPost Review: Extract

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

As workplace comedies go, Mike Judge's Extract is deceptive: never quite as funny as you wish, yet not without certain comedic pleasures.

WALL-E and The Fall of Man

Joshua David Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joshua David Stein

Wall-E is hopefully the first herald that the studios (or at least the smart ones) have finally said, "Phooey on humans. Robots are where it's at!"