I should have read the rest of Barry's paragraph, it gets better. Here's the whole thing:
That’s before we get to the relentless stream of foolishness that is Fox News, the network that actually makes its viewers less informed than watching nothing at all. My interactions with Fox News viewers have led me to suspect that each day of watching the channel shaves off a single IQ point. Speak with someone who has been watching Fox for many years — then do the math — good luck trying to disprove my thesis.