• Most people tend to draw the majority of their knowledge from what they gain through mass media news and stories, not realizing or perhaps not caring that there is a vast amount that remains undisclosed through such media for a variety of reasons. Stupid Dan Rather. This test will review some basic questions that are usually ignored by mainstream media or relegated to page 12 in favor of a human interest story and determine just how badass you are ... wait, no, how knowledgeable you really are. And how badass you are.