Why Do I Have That Memorized?
Posted: 2013-07-17 09:47 AMI had to memorize all 50 states in alphabetical order and can recite them to this day!
I can still sing Head Shoulders Knees and Toes in Spanish! We sang it over and over in 7th grade Spanish class.
I can name and point to all the major bones of the body to the tune of Macarena.
The preamble to the constitution. I had to memorize for 8th grade but already knew it, thanks to Schoolhouse Rock.
The quadratic formula... "Y equals the opposite of b plus it minus the square root of quantity b squared minus 4 times a times c, all over 2a"
Cake and bread are "done". You are "finished". I hear it in my 6th grade teacher's voice every time someone says "I'm done".
I know every word to the Brownie Scouts Smile Song and I'm 39 years old!
I can still song the D.A.R.E song 12 years later.. every single verse. I seem to always get it randomly get it stuck in my head throughout the day!
All the Presidents (last names) in order from Washington to Obama. Learned in song in 5th grade... and have added every new President since.
Third grade.. How to spell hippopotamus... a HIPPO sat on a POT and made A big MUS...
This girl gave me her number, I didn't have a pen to write it so I spent 30 min repeating it, called it and it was for phone sex, I still remember the number.
Normal people have their drivers license or credit card numbers memorized. Me? I have my library card number memorized.
The code for unlimited lives in the video game "Contra" for Nintendo is Up Down Left Right A B A B Select Start.
The last feral camel sighting in North America was in Texas in 1947.
In 6th grade I memorized the words to "do me" by Bel Biv Devoe...in sign language. I can still sign the song.
The rap break in Waterfalls by TLC - I made myself memorize it when I was a teenager and to this day have not forgotten it.
Tip to remember Winning hands in order at poker that people confuse... Go STRAIGHT to the toilet and FLUSH when there's a FULL HOUSE.
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