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A GENIUS? THINK AGAIN

I THOUGHT “genius” was a straightforward word, a person of super-high intelligence. However, my old friends Merriam and Webster offer more nuanced definitions and a particularly interesting etymology. For instance, … Continue reading

January 24, 2018 · 1 Comment