New study suggests young people's IQs are in decline

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    A new study, conducted by Norwegian scientists, shows that IQ scores of today’s young people are in decline, putting an end to the post-war trend of rising intelligence. After the Second World War young people’s IQs were steadily rising. It was dubbed the Flynn effect after New Zealand intelligence researcher James Flynn. This phenomenon saw average IQ scores rise about three points per decade. But researches from the Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research in Oslo say the Flynn effect is
    New study suggests young people’s IQs are in decline


    And some haven't a clue why they're so pathetically dumbed down, this explains it. You can't see a nation being taken over, as you chant let them in, you can't see giving up your own freedom in order to bring in communisim but it's all ok because bigger Government loves you and will take care of you.
     
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    Some of it is due to parents, this generation of kids were coddlled in ways unnatural! It takes experience to truely learn and the parents of this generation did not let thier kids get it. My ex wife was one of these people, she raises invalids so does alot of the world.
     
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    These are probably kids whose parents fed them a diet of FOX news.
     
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    Decline enough and they become democrats.
     
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    Dropping precipitously since 1975, about the time the public education system fully morphed into merely training for the Left's future collective.
     
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    However, Dr Ole Rogeberg emphasized low IQ should not necessarily be interpreted as stupidity, but rather children adapting to the new reality of digital technology, skills that cannot be so easily accessed or evaluated by a standardized IQ test.

    kids still need life experiences to go along with digital technology...….it's not a one or the other, but both
     
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    “Endtimes Headlines”. You really had to dig deep for this divisive piece of shit didn’t you?

    You you ever post anything that doesn’t divide, attack or belittle? Russian trolls just doing their job.
     
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    Do you ever respond with anything that doesn't divide, attack or belittle???


    The story and thread is what it is, regardless of where it came from...….it was the OP's opinions that were judgemental
     
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    Thanks for proving the idiot you are when you can't read past the part that says " READ MORE". asshole.
     
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    Idiocracy

     
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