Idiocracy Was Not a Movie. Idiocracy Was a Documentary Beamed Backwards In Time From the Future. by Breitbart News17 May 20130 Stockton’s new mayor finishes speech by donning a gladiator helmet and wielding a mace. Given Stockton’s in dire straits due to financial collapse, maybe they need some kind of hero. Not the hero Stockton wants — but the hero Stockton needs.