Conservative talking head Ben Shapiro’s latest video made the rounds on social media after he claimed that poor people should have just taken better jobs, and that their low wages is a “you problem.” Ben doesn’t understand how the world works, and definitely doesn’t understand how jobs work. As many on Twitter have pointed out, Ben Shapiro is the dumb person’s idea of what a smart person looks like. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced