"I do not underestimate the ability of fanatical groups of terrorists to kill and destroy, but they do not threaten the life of the nation. Whether we would survive Hitler hung in the balance, but there is no doubt that we shall survive al-Qa'ida." -- Lord Hoffmann
Wow. She'll be another one of those kids who pass university at the age of 9.
Thats one gifted child right there.
Jackboots always come in matched pairs, a left boot and a right boot.
Apparently the UK is just lousy with these rugrats:
Meet Elise, the girl of two with an IQ higher than Carol Vorderman! | Mail Online
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
Yes, quite amazing. I am sure the toddler during the interview, wiped a finger through some dookey in her butt, held it up under the reporters nose, and uttered with preternatural creativity for her age: "and this is important for all the wrong reasons."
IQ Tests are Retarded
Furthermore, Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell argues quite convincingly that it's not intelligence that equates to success. It's the people and activities that one engages in and is helped by, as well as just luck and era of birth that allows people to excel and become what we consider great successes.
He cites an example of someone with an IQ of 180 who lives in poverty and has never held a job down for a significant period of time.
"If your opponent is of choleric temperament, seek to irritate him." - Sun Tzu