Know Your Insults
With all the name calling that goes on in the blogosphere, I thought it would be helpful for commenters to have this handy dandy chart close at hand to ensure they use the correct term to capture the thought.
|140 and over||Genius or near genius|
|120-140||Very superior intelligence|
|90-110||Normal or average intelligence|
|Below 70||Definite feeble-mindedness|
Mental deficiency used to be more finely classified using the following technical terms that later began to be abused by the rest of society:
Thus, an idiot calling someone a moron could be viewed as a compliment.
And no one wants that to happen.