Haha, didn't notice that before now.
Nope, it's in honor of the Cheers line of logic when it comes to getting smarter.
As we all know, a herd of buffalo can only move as fast as the slowest member of the herd. Predators will usually target the slowest moving members of the herd, killing them off, enabling the rest of the herd to move faster. As Cliffy sees it, the brain works in much the same way. Now, what do we know of that can kill brain cells...
Oh, Pretzel - IUP is the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. We won the Division II championships last year in football; I think we're bumping up to Division I to get our asses kicked this year. Something about funding.