To a certain degree
Common sense is knowledge acquired by senses that are in turn shared by all healthy humans.
Many of the people that I've known in my life that claim to have a lot of common sense, didn't graduate High School. They like to assume that what they know about living life is a good substitute for an education.
In Jarrod Diamond's Guns Germs and Steel, he made a connection between intelligence,
and how close someone lives to a dangerous environment.
I think this had more to do with the not so intelligent people getting weeded out early.
He implied modern civilization, did not improve intelligence, as our structured society
allowed the not so intelligent to not only survive, but propagate.
Sure...it even has a political leader...
'What kind of sick and twisted toy factory is this?'
'We are all the sum of our tears. Too little and the ground is not fertile, and nothing can grow there. Too much, the best of us is washed away.'
"Better to be dead and cool, than alive and uncool."
I have an answer for everything...you may not like the answer or it may not satisfy your curiosity..but it will still be an answer. ~ Kal'Stang
My mind and my heart are saying I'm in my twenties. My body is pointing at my mind and heart and laughing its ass off. ~ Kal'Stang