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nitwit

n. someone who behaves stupidly. (Also a term of address.) Please stop acting like a nitwit all the time.
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They decry distant wars, yet delight in crushing the careers of nitwits and rednecks who clumsily wander into an ever-expanding web of rules about what you can think or say about race, gender or morality.
But because they are 'rock stars' their loutish behaviour is considered glamorous and even a worthy role model for impressionable teenage nitwits.
For years, nitwits have been churning out flapdoodle like Leadership Secrets of AttiIa the Hun and connect-the-dots management guides purporting to apply the wisdom of Machiavelli to the modern boardroom.
but as true partners, and not as nitwits whose assumed stupidity is exceeded only by their assumed liquidity.
His was one of the most effective voices against the "New Age" nitwits and fundamentalist fanatics who may now be a greater menace than the paper bear of communism ever was.
Can I please appeal to the nitwits who are responsible for this ridiculous situation to bang their heads together?
GREAT FESTIVE PRODUCTION Sunderland Empire's Smee (Sy Thomas), Captain Hook (Tom Lister) and the Nitwits.
His lawyer Mark Stephens said: "I think the British authorities will be reasonably careful until they have a valid document as they don't want to look like nitwits and be associated with the Swedish bungling.
NEVER mind the drivers who don't bother to indicate, what about the nitwits who slow down to 20mph in a 30mph li i h i limit when passing a speed camera?
The article paints a picture of comedians as monkeys, nitwits, drunks and just horrible people in general.
So Eugene assembles a crack squad of inept nitwits who, under the blanket name of ``The Knights of Prosperity,'' plot to rob Jagger's Manhattan condo, unaware of the joint's obsessive security measures.
Watching nitwits ignore Sarah Beeny's wise counsel and come unstuck is always a joy.
Smee's big scene is a riotous routine with The Nitwits, a comedy acrobatic troupe who make 'badly done' gymnastics seem as simple as, well, falling off a vaulting horse.
God save us all, particularly the residents of London's most deprived areas, Tower Hamlets, Islington, Hackney and Camden where these nitwits operate.
EVERY now and again a bunch of brainless nitwits creep out in the dead of night to hold unofficial car races round the backstreets of Birmingham.