Due to the Amendments 211,212 and 213, every American should be equal in every way. Every American citizen will have equal intelligence, looks and even weight / athletic ability.
We are taking away your son
"The year 2081, and everybody was finally equal."
It had been tragic for them two, but Goerge and Hazel couldnt think about it very hard.
I am the emperor!
Hazel had perfectly average intelligiance, which her intelligiance was about anything except in short bursts, and Goerge, which his intelligiance was way above normal, so he had a little mental handicap radio in his ear.
Harrison Bergeron age fourteen, she had said, has just escaped from jail, where he was held on suspicion of plotting to overthrow the government. He is a genuis and an athlete, is under-hadicapped, and should be regarded as extremely dangerous.
I am the Emporer! cried Harrison. Do you hear? I am the Emporer! Everybody must do what I say at once! He stomped his feet and the studio was shocked.
Then Diana Moon Glampers, the Handicapper General, came into the studio with a double barrel shotgun. She fired twice, and the Emperor and Empress were dead before they hit the floor and people from the televsion set were consternation.