vapidity : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the quality of being vapid and unsophisticated
- As the school segregation issue shook the South, the Tennessean's editorials were models of cautious vapidity.
- But it's also possible that there is a Moore's Law of D-list vapidity, in which every 18 months our reality stars get twice as inane.
- Beavis and Butt-Head combined hilarious toilet humor with a gimlet eye for American mall culture and the vapidity of MTVand did it, in fine meta '90s style, on MTV itself.
News & Articles
- What does 'Bling Ring' say about our consumerist, TMZ world?
Sofia Coppola's searing portrait of kids burglarizing celebs' homes, is a cautionary tale for parents and kids alike. After watching Sofia Coppola's searing portrait of excessive vapidity and consumerism in the Los Angeles-set film "The Bling Ring," it's almost impossible to exit the theater without feeling a profound sense of emptiness. This story of five impulsive kids who spend their nights ...
July 2, 2013 - Los Angeles Times
- Carl Hiaasen in Long Island Business News
The book is an "entertaining chronicle of sleaze and vapidity in the Florida tropics," Hiaasen writes, and gives a reporter's highest accolade when he says, "Gaines is a good interviewer and he does plenty of legwork."
- Rodney Crowell in The Ledger
The middle and lower class in our country has been victimized by corporate greed, neo-conservative self-interest and liberal vapidity,said singer-songwriter Rodney Crowell, explaining the emergence of the Music Row Democrats.
- Alan Wolfe in Boston Globe
In a sense, it shows the vapidity of the whole debate from the beginning. We're not talking policy here - we're talking pure symbolism, and symbols are relatively cheap for politicians to give out,said Alan Wolfe, director of the Boisi Center...