Why was the TV called an Idiot Box?

Answer That term was coined sometime around late 50s or early 60's. There were mostly westerns, situational comedy, soaps, and a few dramas. It was pretty much fiction and very light hearted and seldom re... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Why was the TV called an Idiot Box

My husband called me an idiot just because I called him lazy, is this justified?

It depends. Is he really lazy? Or did he just not do something. Are you really an idiot? Or is this question just idiotic?

THIS IS AN IDIOT ALERT...I REPEAT....THIS IS AN IDIOT ALERT....Where on my computer is the multiplication sign?

multiply = * above the 9 key on the number pad on a UK keyboard.division = / above the 8 key on the number pad on a UK keyboard.your not an idiot if you don't know these things you don't know them.... Read More »

Ok so im an idiot...?

Yes your prescription glasses will be wrong. It's her fault. She's an opthamologist correct? I'm sure this sort a thing happens all the time. She should have asked you if you had contacts in. Her w... Read More »

How to Be an Idiot in Public?

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