A SuperFreakonomics Quiz: Name This University of Chicago Alum

I ran into someone the other day whom I had never met and who fit the following five criteria:

1. He/she attended the University of Chicago.
2. He/she is still alive.
3. He/she is a whole lot smarter than I am.
4. He/she is a whole lot more famous than I am.
5. He/she is even more controversial/notorious than I am.

There a lot of people who satisfy many of these criteria (especially #2 and #3), but I think the set of folks who satisfy all five of these criteria is not very large.

SuperFreakonomics schwag to the first blog commenter to correctly identify this person.

Addendum: We announce the winner here.

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  1. Deb Berkheiser says:

    President Barack Obama

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  2. Andrew Alexander says:

    Paul Wolfowitz?

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  3. Tim Ozenne says:

    Bork

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  4. Jim says:

    Robert Bork?

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  5. Stephen Le says:

    Paul Wolfowitz?

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  6. ace says:

    tucker max

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  7. PN says:

    William Niskanen?

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  8. 57Kevin says:

    Andrew Greeley

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