HIGHBROW TV quiz Mastermind has been dumbed down
in a bid to boost ratings, claims one of its ex-champs.
We have switched because we think the content has been dumbed down
so much it is not going to do our kids justice.
Once again the education system is going to be dumbed down
instead of having the bar raised because too many kids aren't making the grade.
The row followed a report two weeks ago from the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority which found many teachers believed the new maths A-Level had also been dumbed down
Whether that means they have been dumbed down
or that standards are higher, I don't have the information.
The news comes after Liberal Democrat leader Charles Kennedy warned that degrees were being dumbed down
Smart kids can read the textbook, assuming it hasn't been dumbed down
A spokeswoman for the QCA insisted that maths A level had not been dumbed down
THE LONGEST YARD'' is the year's most unnecessary movie, a cartoon remake of Robert Aldrich's 1974 sports comedy that has been thoroughly dumbed down
to suit star Adam Sandler's boyhood wish of pretending to be Burt Reynolds.
As more and more people invest their savings in the stock market, through 401(k)s and IRAs, it is becoming increasingly important to offer financial advice that is easy to understand but that isn't dumbed down