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In Praise of Memorization

I love to memorize things. Ever since second grade, when my dad helped me learn all 50 state capitals, I’ve felt strangely powerful when I manage to master a new body of knowledge. Sure, maybe I’ll never use it, but there’s something about having all that information, tucked away in the filing cabinet of your…