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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One piece of bite-size candy leads to another

...brings wisdom.? H.L. MenckenCandy companies are run by geniuses.You can tell at Hal lo ween and Christmas, but especially Halloween.They put their stuff on sale early and (this is the genius part) they put it in bite-size pieces in big bags that wives...

Michaux: Feherty will be stage, not at course during 2016 Masters

...Masters Tournaments, David Feherty has given up his annual perch behind the 15th green working for CBS. But golf's comic genius has one more treat in store for Augusta this spring.In the evening after Thursday's opening round, Feherty will perform...

Author, tap dancer, sociologist among 'genius grant' winners awarded by MacArthur Foundation

...evictions.They are among the 24 winners of this year's "genius grants," each to receive $625,000 across five years to spend...difficult times for recipients.But Dorrance didn't have to be a genius to figure out how to alert both her parents to the news...

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...

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...

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'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...