Hacker With Genius IQ Chooses Street Life
The Downside Of Having A High IQ
"For those who wonder how modern Western societies can advocate policies and hold beliefs that manifestly harm themselves, look no further than the fact that the highly intelligent are in charge. This is the flip side to Herrnstein and Murray’s hypothesis that the U.S., and by extension other Western societies, have become technocratic and ruled by those with higher intelligence; it gives new meaning to William F. Buckley’s quip that he would rather be ruled by the first 300 names in the Boston phone book than by the faculty of Harvard. It might also suggest that there are worse things than democracy."
Science Links Anxiety To High IQ’s Sentinel Intelligence, Social Anxiety To Very Rare Psychic Gift