How our obsession with ‘whiz kids’ is harming American teens


Years before he became a Silicon Valley insider and publisher of Forbes magazine, Rich Karlgaard was a complete mess. Those are his words. “At age 25, I just couldn’t accept even the most basic responsibilities of adult life,” he told The Post. The Bismarck, North Dakota, native spent his 20s smoking weed, blowing off job…

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