RIP, Monty Hall: The Time Everyone "Corrected" The World's Smartest Woman

Marilyn vos Savant was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records for having the "World's Highest IQ," but when she politely responded to a reader's inquiry on the Monty Hall Problem, a then-relatively-unknown probability puzzle, she never could've imagined what would unfold: though her answer was correct,  she received over 10,000 letters, many from noted scholars and Ph.Ds, informing her that she was a hare-brained idiot.