May 1st 2017
By Mike Flaminio
An annoyingly condescending troll word complete with fan-boy reference.
people who are docile, compliant, or easily influenced : people likened to sheep
James Nichols, who ran the family farm here, stamped dollar bills with red ink in protest against currency and told his neighbors that they were "sheeple" for obeying authority like livestock. -- Sara Rimer and James Bennet
Apple's debuted a battery case for the juice-sucking iPhone--an ungainly lumpy case the sheeple will happily shell out $99 for. -- Doug Criss