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Old November 11th 07, 02:57 AM posted to
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Default IQ and what it means in adulthood

In article , Sarah Vaughan says...

Banty wrote:

I've always thought that being smart to the degree of ignoring social
conventions had more to do with that. Like the math whiz who works as a school
custodian, submitting papers to mathematical journals (may be apocryphal story
though ...).

Heh - I thought that was the plot of 'Good Will Hunting'? ;-)

Yeah - but I heard of that before 'Good Will Hunting', and it was an older
person who had made his whole life that way..