Blonde, Self-Tanning Essex Teen Girl Has Higher IQ Than Einstein And…

16-year-old Essex student Lauren Marbe, who took the MENSA test for fun with other students from Roding Valley High School in Loughton, scored a 161: one point higher than the MENSA scores of Stephen Hawking, Bill Gates and Albert Einstein. In the UK, the average score is around 100. Awesome. I live for this shit. Less … » 2/16/13 1:30pm 2/16/13 1:30pm

McQueen's New Designer: "I Can't Try And Pretend To Be Him"

"His ideas came from everywhere. It was never about, ‘Oh let's look at the Seventies,'" says Sarah Burton. (Why, whoever could she mean?) "Lee was about feeling, and he was a storyteller. It has to come from within you." » 9/28/10 5:52pm 9/28/10 5:52pm

Well, Is There A Scientific Link Between "Genius" And "Shithead"?

We are all suckers for learning that something going on in our brains is linked to something else going on in our brains — the brain is sorta navelgazing that way — so when a new much-emailed New York Times story said a rare form of dementia had been credited as the source of late-onset waves of sudden creativity, we… » 4/09/08 1:00pm 4/09/08 1:00pm