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"I dumbed it down."
'I hope this is not a reflection on the staff, but the management has asked me to dumb it down.'
'Can't you dumb it down more, Ms. Slemrod?'
"Instead of discussing foreign policy with our distinguished panel, we've decided to have a spaghetti sauce taste-test."
"With their short attention spans, we've gone from epic poetry to limericks."
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"If they insist we dumb-down the classes, I suggest we award them a dumbed-down diploma."
"Too much TV makes you stupid."
"I couldn't believe it either, but Heaven really is a dumbed-down book fair."
'We interrupt this fluff with some breaking fluff...'
'They have to dumb-down everything these days.'
"They say that smart gadgets will soon have the same intelligence as humans."
"Have you got the abridged version?"
"Shall I give my supporters your detailed policy speech, or just tweet them a string of sports cliches?"
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"Goodbye to nasty Hurricane Hannah yesterday. Today though, Light Wind Larry gives some respite. Miserable Derek Drizzle pops by tomorrow, with Breezy Bob pushing through later on. A sprinkle of Felicity Frost for next week."
"We've got the best television in the world... it just needs a better audience."
"I appreciate you helping me with my homework, but you need to dumb it down a bit so it conforms to the national curriculum."
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"$120,000 in student loan debt, and you're telling me I need to dumb down my resume?"