College Confidential’s “Dean,” Sally Rubenstone, put together 25 of her best tips. Get your free copy of the "25 Tips from the Dean" eBook and get helpful advice on how to choose a college, get in, and pay for it: http://goo.gl/9zDJTM
From the "official decision thread", it seems that MIT has deferred a few (at least three) applicants with 2400 SAT I plus (almost) perfect SAT II scores. It shows that the SAT scores are not that important at all.
Do you know all these 2400 scores were from one setting or by section (combined from more than one tests)? If all those deferres 2400 scores were from one setting, it is even crazier.