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I Am Intelligent But Airheaded

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    I was tested several times because I didn't fit. I was found very intelligent. And I'm clever for several things as languages or sciences. Yet, I'm so goofy, so distracted that I look like an idiot. I'm not very easy in the crowd and with talking to people I don't know, so I pass...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 26, 2012

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    I Know I Am Smart

    I am smart I know=] Just not good at math... or walking down stairs... haha
    cementerygates cementerygates 16-18, F Mar 3, 2008

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    "Dreams Are Good Friends . . ." - Pity I Am So Limited In Understanding Them

    What has this topic to do with intelligence and being air-brained? Everything because I have been studying dream analyses since 1977 on and off mostly trying to understand the symbolic meaning of dreams as was investigated by Freud and Jung.It has always been very interesting...
    kitsgamesandads kitsgamesandads 61-65, M 2 Responses Mar 26, 2011

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    The Big Bang Theory

    I am not where I would like to be intellectually. On the inside as I watch myself on a day to day basis and analyze my decisions, I shake my head. It seems as though I fail to comprehend many things that I feel I should know. I read a quote once that said “in your teens you...
    myheartmypain myheartmypain 26-30, M Sep 20, 2010

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    Some Of These Could Describe Me Perfectly

    I’m a space cadet – I’ve never been much in tune with my external environment. I guess some people interpret that as having nothing going on upstairs, but it’s actually the opposite...there’s so much going on in my head that adding much else to...
    sallysimpson sallysimpson 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 5, 2009

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    New Blonde Moments

    My newest blond thing to do actually appeared quite a while ago, but has become more and more frequent. At work, we have to use our keys to let ourselves into the faculty restrooms. Recently, on my way out, I will pull out my key to unlock the door to let me OUT. A few times...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 10, 2008

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    I'd Float Away

    I come across as a person that's let say not very intelligent.I say and do silly thing that seem immature and air headed, I never test well in school when it came to aptitude testsBut the really people that know me know that I can be quiet wise and when I but my mind to it do...
    mistyeyes mistyeyes 22-25, F Feb 9, 2011

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    People Underestimate Me.

    I've always had this problem of people always underestimating me because of my "airheaded" moments. I'm that type of person who didn't do well in high school because I didn't try whatsoever, but I somehow got into a great school because of my essay, and I am now doing very well...
    dxj5069 dxj5069 18-21, M Mar 10, 2012

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    Absolutely Me

    i'm not a genious in maths or physics and gosh, i definitely never was herdworking except for the meaningless stuff i'm interested in. but i just get really confused about how people react about me. i haven't done anything so far that could prove i'm intelligent so why the hell...
    selstrange selstrange 17, F Dec 27, 2009

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    Weird, Isn't It?

    I can like... stare into the wall for no reason and have nothin but blank thoughts. Then i can turn around and start talking politics and world issues. I'm not dumb, but i'm very airheaded. I'll overlook words, forget things A LOT, and just appear to be a fish outta water...
    candiipup candiipup 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 31, 2008

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    Tom Steel

    When I was 16 I fell in love with a girl who came from a very good home:her father was a well known person on national level here in our country.I came from a very poor home:one of seven kids and we stayed in the poorest part of our big city. We had this very serious relationship...
    kitsgamesandads kitsgamesandads 61-65, M 4 Responses Mar 22, 2011

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    Perfect Title For Me..

    If there's one way I could describe myself, it would certainly be intelligent but airheaded. I'm not a genius, but I do have smarts, but apparently they are mostly only booksmarts, because I did really well in school and I always score well on tests, including IQ tests. But when...
    infinitedreamer infinitedreamer 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 11, 2008

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    I Forget Stuff.

    Lots of stuff. My keys, sunglasses, purse Appointments, calling people back, sending out bills in time, etc... I don't ever remember it being this bad.   WTF?  8P
    baruma baruma 26-30 3 Responses May 6, 2009

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    It's Not That I'm Ignorant

    I've always been smart.  I have never tried very hard in school but somehow have always managed to pull off A's, even now in college, and graduated high school with honors.  However, I'm a total ditz.  My head is always in the clouds and so I am not very observant...
    eromreven eromreven 26-30 6 Responses Nov 11, 2007

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    Smart Guys Are Dumb Sometimes

    I literally possess a genius level IQ. Lest this be misconstrued as bragging, let me point out that it's only a few points above that line. So yes, I can legitimately lay claim to the "g" word, but I can also do some outright dumb things. Car keys? Don't give them to me. They...
    RaiseTheBlackFlag RaiseTheBlackFlag 26-30, M Aug 1, 2013

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    Space Cadet..

    I'm almost always completely spaced out.  My mind is constantly off in another world, I get preoccupied with random thoughts, I can't think straight at times, and I definitely can't focus on pretty much anything that I'm supposed to be doing.  Once I percieve something...
    solarxmoon solarxmoon 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 27, 2007

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    Oh This Is Perfect

     This is PERFECT for me. I know my stuff in what I study and learn. I can tell you a synopsis on some plays by Shakespeare and give you information on it and stuff like that. But when it comes to some things, I don't know what to say or do. I'm what I call, "Book...
    strawberries17 strawberries17 22-25 Sep 11, 2009

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    Duh

    I have my moments where I am just such a moron. I cant stand it but it happenes often LOL> I dont know what it is. I am smart and sometimes I am just BLAH>
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy 22-25, F Mar 14, 2008

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    Im Smart

    I know I am smart! No one needs to remind me about that. I am an idiot sometimes though....=[
    crookedspoons crookedspoons 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 3, 2008

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    I Am A Fraud

    Since as long as I can remember, people have been telling me that I am smart, intelligent, and so on. You would think that this is great. I mean people respect you, they value your opinion, and at least you are not living the life of a failure. Yet, still on the...
    dsjuly03 dsjuly03 26-30 Oct 15, 2010

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    I Belong In This Group!

    This is why I never put on airs .... you do not have to know me long before I do something so flighty you doubt my intelligence... so it is just easier to be my silly self.  This has been true all of my life ... which is a relief now that I am in my mid forties ... because I...
    JoyceAnne JoyceAnne 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 12, 2010

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    I Am a Deep Thinker, But Also a Scatterbrain

    i think of deep subjects all the time.  i don't like mundane everyday, run of the mill topics.  i contemplate life and living, death and dying, everything in between and then some.  i'm beginning to embrace philosophy and art and all those noble pursuits more than...
    trixi trixi 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 3, 2008

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    Scatterbrained and Smart

    I get straight A's in AP classes (okay, so maybe an A- in Trig at the moment, but seriously, it's still an A) and all my friends think I'm extremely smart, and I know for a fact I am. I comprehend things faster than most people and take new information in like a vaccuum (except I...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 3, 2008

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    I Am In Fact A Fecking Idiot

    I certainly like to think I am intelligent. I'm no genius, but intelligent. I am fairly certain this is debatable to those around me. The vast majority of the things that come out of my mouth are, well, pretty stupid, the vast majority of the time. I've been known to do equally...
    Littlebrownbat Littlebrownbat 31-35, F Dec 20, 2011

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    Dentist

     I think that i loose contact with my brain sometimes. Some of the things i say and do really make me question if i really am 'intelligent' at all! lol For example my teeth were bothering me a little bit one day. This was in the same area i had a root canal a year earlier...
    Tacit Tacit 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 2, 2008

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    "street Smarts"?

    I am intelligent, no doubt about that.  I have a 3.8 GPA and a full ride scholarship to the university.  Unfortunately, I am lacking in the common sense area.  It's funny how that happens, right?  I got so tired of people making fun of me for...
    NovemberBlue NovemberBlue 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 5, 2009

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    i am feeling so lazy right now that i cant even think of writing more lol *joke* But is a drawback! my laziness made me suffer! Since i was never able to wake up early for my...
    IamMoon IamMoon 18-21, M Dec 10

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    If I actually applied myself, I'd probably be really successful. Some people don't believe me when I say I have such bad grades. I know what I need to do and how to do it. I just...
    pancaekes pancaekes 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 14

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    There is nothing more attractive to me than an intellectual man. Not only intelligent, but literate as well. :)
    arianemariexx arianemariexx 18-21, F Nov 30

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    I know that I have a brain but amaze myself at the dumb things I do and have done! I might be intelligent but my brain is clearly not always engaged. ;)
    Literaturegirl Literaturegirl 46-50, F 27 Responses a week ago

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    Y'know, it's interesting how a different string of words may strike you ... well, differently ... at different times. I definitely enjoy interacting with intelligent people, as I...
    MisterSerious MisterSerious 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 6

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    Let me explain: Does not have to be erotic love or passionate love. But an intelligent woman always inspires me, sparks my curiosity and paints my canvas of all the colors under...
    breathingeasy breathingeasy 41-45, M 7 Responses Dec 8

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    Give me a geeky and intelligent girl any day.
    NuclearELDER NuclearELDER 41-45, M Dec 3

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    Right now I am not feeling intelligent. I don't think when I am doing something. That is why I am an idiot.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 5

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    An intelligent knowledgeable woman gives me a mind ***** in no time. And we all know that mind boners are, well, boners waiting to happen.
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 6

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    The mind connection to sexuality is the intensifier for me....nothing excites me more than an intelligent sharp -witted woman with an open mind and playful attitude sexually...the...
    ngdi ngdi 36-40, M Dec 9

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    There is nothing more exciting than having an intellectual conversation with another person. Physical attraction is important, of course, but it all starts with the mind. That...
    AmayaTsuki AmayaTsuki 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 9

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    I like them I'm not saying if you aren't smart I won't like you it's just I think talking to an intelligent person is fun and interesting they can teach you so much or you can have...
    digglett digglett 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I love intelligent women because there is always a conversation and a debate to be had. Conversation is very important as we age, when exterior beauty fades, and the honeymoon...
    shesheresomewhere2014 shesheresomewhere2014 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    I see some things on here which makes me realise how dumb I am. I see stories with big words which I don't understand. I didn't do well at school, although partly cos I didn't go...
    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 67 Responses Dec 14

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    I love women who are smart and I can hold an intelligent conversation with. It's such a turn on to me.
    eartheyes82 eartheyes82 31-35, M 5 Responses Dec 17

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    I love intelligent guy message me Mia235
    mia235 mia235 13-15, F a week ago

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    An intelligent woman stimulates my five senses. she's soft to the touch....beautiful in my eyes....pleasant of the scent.....music to my ears....delicious if I get a taste.....
    youngndfurius youngndfurius 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    As opposed to what, dumb and stupid ones? This title just kills me. There should be a group called; "Im attracted to dumb and stupid women" Or guys for that matter. Surely there...
    diegodlavega diegodlavega 46-50, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    God has given us the purest life catalogue to interacting and dealing with each other. You can see that clearly through the holy Qur'an, and it's really interesting to see your...
    Modyf Modyf 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    some its just not your day and unfortunately u have a exam on that day what do u expect it doesn't mean he or she is not intelligent every one experiences a bad day
    waris1 waris1 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    Quiet but intelligent people are so attractive. It's such a mysterious yet perfect combination of traits. I'm not much of a talker, more of a listener, so I could listen to someone...
    Realitea Realitea 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I swear I develop a crush on every fcking guy who is intelligent and thinks out of the box, idk why but it's kinda sexy
    crazycatgirl0 crazycatgirl0 16-17, F 5 days ago

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