|Don't think about sex. How are you going to be a genius? More education=less sex.|
|What is "genius," and how do I do/get/be it? (Grant Snider/redlemonclub.com)|
The staff at Wisdom Quarterly was overlooked again this year. MacArthur people, are you paying attention? But the 2016 list of winners includes five locals, writers, a poet, obscure researchers, everything we love and strive for. Pasadena's Caltech gets accolades, as does nearby USC, the ACLU, and Claudia Rankine. Karma is sweet (when it comes to fruition).
AUDIO: Poet Claudia Rankine named a MacArthur genius
|Poet, author Claudia Rankine|
|ACLU attorney American-born Sri Lankan Tamil "genius grant" recipient says the principles he fights for are clear and uncomplicated (PRI's The World).|
|Genius at work, Caltech: Dianne Newman|
Five Southern Californians are among this year’s MacArthur fellows, recipients of its “genius” grants.
|Do geniuses have skeletons in the closet?|