An unforgettable short story I read in high school, main reason being that the protagonist/villain? – okay, the smart one – has my name. I have just discovered something fascinating about it. It was published in the NY Times on Jan. 13 – my birthday! I leave you to find out the name of the main character…

http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=9D0CE5D6173EE73BBC4B52DFB7668383669FDE