I've never claimed to be an intellectual superstar, but I've always thought people in general had a general sense that I was generally more intelligent than I know that I really am...generally speaking.
Apparently, I haven't been fooling anyone.
Last night, after our mid-week Prayer Pathways thang at church, a TV theme song from who knows how many eons ago popped into my head...and directly jumped into the atmosphere through my mouth. (Translation: I sang it out loud.)
It was at that moment that I learned the True Truth about the discrepancy between my perception of people's perception of me and their actual perception.
PrayerPal looked me in the eye and said, "I wonder what kind of important information you can't remember because you're taking up space with stuff like that."
To paraphrase Calvin & Hobbes: It's not that I'm stupid, I just have a mastery of totally useless information.