Truth twists out

April 6, 2017

Your “Week in Higher Education” news round-up of 23 March reports on Stephen Hawking’s doubts that Donald Trump has a massively high IQ. We know that the speed of solving anagrams is a good indicator of mental ability, so I hope that Trump would immediately spot that his own name produces “dump old rant”, which seems appropriate.

R. E. Rawles
Honorary research fellow in psychology
University College London


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