We like to think we're intelligent. Then we meet someone whose brain works at 100,000 times the speed. Meet the chinchilla-owning social science professor who loves the Rams, authors books, serves on California's Commission on Judicial Performance Commission, rolls with a former presidential candidate and can't stand KISS....

He is the Dwight Professor of Law at Columbia Law School. He clerked for John Paul Stevens. His brother is Talib Kweli. He wrote about baseball for Sports Illustrated. He's worried about American democracy. So how has Quaz No. 320 never heard of Joe Klecko?...

The former Marine and Operation Desert Storm veteran is proud of his service but bemoans the way politicians "use military members the way a 22-year old would use a Mustang GT rental car." A retired soldier speaks up....

One of the nation's leading quarterback gurus devotes his life to developing and training signal callers. But in the search for the next Manning, Brady and Spergon Wynn (OK, scratch Spergon Wynn), are we taking this whole sports thing too far?...