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  • Simplified so as to be intellectually undemanding and accessible to a wide audience: the dumbed-down nature of modern politics
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    • This is a serious comic novel, a withering satire on dumbed-down culture, a gently ironic look at devotions and ambitions, and a redemptive parable about coping with grief.
    • The movie celebrates the pleasures of conversation, a quality that's been denigrated over the last few dumbed-down decades of American film.
    • It's a tepid, dumbed-down attempt at making Othello palatable for young audiences.

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