cluelessness


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cluelessness

n. total stupidity. (see also totally clueless.) I just shake my head in wonder at the cluelessness of my fellow humans.
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If, like me, you haven't read Gillian Flynn's 2012 psychological thriller and you know nothing of the serpentine twists that propelled the novel to the top of the bestsellers list, then jealously guard your cluelessness.
Nevertheless, one out of four respondents indicated that it might slowdown and equal number of them demonstrated there cluelessness in finding it further.
But a closer look suggests that young Catholics are increasingly turned off by the attitudes and actions of some American bishops--the failure to address the child abuse scandal, the harsh opposition to civil gay marriage, the cluelessness of church teaching on contraception, and the refusal to consider women priests.
And cluelessness appears here to be a credible defense.
And it's plausible, as Oracle claims, that one of the world's leading software companies could have succeeded in creating an online insurance exchange were it not for state officials' cluelessness in managing the project.
Nigerians are fed up of the lack of security, indecision, obvious signs of cluelessness, blatant corruption and endless circle of violence that have enveloped them since the advent of the government of And to make matters worse the Presidency through its media house quickly organized a media chat on May 5 in which the president fielded questions from a select group of media executives and that media parley could best be described as a huge PR disaster judging by comments that followed on various social media sites by Nigerians who accused the president of skirting around issues and of being tactically evasive.
Andi Peters' Wheel of Cash exposes ITV's scattergun cluelessness.
Some contributors were struck by the cluelessness of some White students, including those who had never met a minority and didn't believe racism existed.
Any who want to overcome obstacles thrown up by such idiots will find this a powerful survey packed with even more keys to overcoming cluelessness.
The plot features the drudgery of a dead-end job and the hero's ham-fisted efforts at a romance with co-worker Ophelia Lovibond that, despite his cluelessness, is always on the cards.
Many voices were heard since the launch of the Road Safety campaign, drawing stark attention to lawlessness, drunkenness, recklessness, roadworthylessness and many other forms of cluelessness and carelessness, all contributing to the annual holiday carnage on our roads.
VMRO-DPMNE is not going to let the indolence, cluelessness, staff deficiency and internal problems of SDSM be covered up with false and arbitrary accusations," the party said.
It might be dubbed Rahul's way of rendering an apology, but, a closer look reveals it has more to do with his cluelessness.
When events in the Middle East refuse to fit into this Procrustean bed, the West is often left helpless in its cluelessness.
In 13 fascinating chapters he exposes many of our government-induced liberal problems, such as central planning, the Federal Reserve that allows our massive government deficit spending, the thousands of expensive and freedom-killing government regulations, socialized medicine and "ObamaCare," federal green energy and housing subsidies, the education monopoly, Keynesian economic cluelessness, gun control, and the War on Drugs.