intelligence

How to Be Street Smart: Step One, Ask the Internet (Or Perhaps Don’t)

Being book smart is great and all, but being street smart — that is, having the ability to deal with whatever life throws your way…

PSA: You Have a Second Brain Deep in Your Butt

Growing up, it wasn’t uncommon for my dad to tell me to pull my head out of my ass — it was his way of saying, “Use…

What Makes Us Change the Way We Speak to Different People?

I whisper when I order food at a restaurant, muzzling the deeper nodes in my vocal chords until I sound like Michael Jackson in interviews….

IQ Tests Have Always Been Bullshit, Which Is Why Trump Loves Them

Scroll down any web page with ads and you’ll find, mixed in at the bottom with “1 Weird Trick for a Flat Belly” cartoons and…

What Makes Me… Smart?