From the “and your point is?”
bin, news agencies are shocked (shocked!) by the newly released Zogby poll
which discovered that 75% of Americans
knew 2 of the 7 dwarfs, yet only 25% could name 2 of the 7 Supreme Court
Reuters non-ironic headline “Current
Events Dwarfed by Pop Culture,” got the Snow
White reference in there, but did not address the simple fact that popular
culture is called so for a fucking reason.
As you may have heard, the Wikipedia entries on, among others, Stephen Colbert, Oregon, George Washington, and African elephants were edited shortly after the airing of the episode to reflect his requested changes.