Recent Examples on the WebFour women enjoying a retreat at a secluded lakeside cabin are attacked by three numbskulls and turn the tables on them, becoming the torturers.
Chris Ball, cleveland.com, 1 Apr. 2018 Thank you to US press and other numbskulls who put him there.
Colin Stutz, Billboard, 1 June 2017 Thank you to US press and other numbskulls who put him there.
Hilary Lewis, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 June 2017
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