Geniuses young, brillant -- and $1 million richer

...tourists frolicked under canopies of cherry blossoms, the Young Geniuses were holding forth deep inside one of the great stone edifices...scholars, none much older than 40, have been designated "geniuses of the 21st century" by the James S. McDonnell Foundation...

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Renewal blooms in Augusta

...Latin America Amateur Championships, with the winners earning a spot in the year's first major." And in a bit of visionary genius, the Augusta National teamed up with the U.S. Golf Association and the PGA of America to create the "Drive, Chip and Putt...

Iran nuke deal wretched

...start building nuclear weapons?If I was the head of a Mideast nation, I would begin building nukes ASAP. It doesn't take a genius to presume that this is the start of an arms race of colossal and shameless proportions. On many occasions I've questioned...

Rants & Raves

...ice at the bottom of the world. The ship went there to study the non-existent "global WARMING." We are surrounded by geniuses.THE VA HOSPITAL leaders blame their absurd idea of not allowing Christmas carols to be sung on a rule in their handbook that...

Chair in which Lincoln was shot center stage on anniversary

...Doris Kearns Goodwin delivers a sold-out lecture at The Henry Ford.Goodwin, the author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, said the chair will offer an extra "dimension" to her words and the experience of those in the room...

Fans should ignore flawed bowl system

...Yes, the wonderful BCS buffet the geniuses at College Football Inc. will unveil...algorithms. We all scream bloody hell and the geniuses at CFI (who know better than us, of...for their BCS investment. Clearly the geniuses at College Football Inc. don't respond...

Scott Michaux
Link Championship gives a good play and day

The marketing geniuses at Microsoft have found another way to take advantage of those of us who have a long-term addiction to computer golf and Microsoft...

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'Simpsons' finally get reel

The Simpsons Movie gets off to a fine, fine start, as though all those geniuses behind it had years and years of jokes stored up and couldn't wait to spill them all on the big screen. There's a movie spoof...

Life & style
Book smarts and basketball IQ not the same

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The excellent grades required to get into Stanford don't necessarily make players geniuses on the basketball court. "There's definitely some guys on our team who made 1,400 or 1,500 on the SAT and you ask them...

College basketball
'Sell in May' adage doesn't always work for investors

NEW YORK - It's simple to understand, and has a nice ring to it. It has made some investors look like geniuses recently. Say it enough, and you might even believe it.Too bad "Sell in May and go away" doesn't work.The idea behind...