today I learned: malcom x copied every entry in the dictionary and read it out loud to become a better reader and writer. also, despite having the tag line “gotta catch ’em all”, ash ketchum only caught 43/649 pokemon. FOR SHAME. next, the three stooges were on hitler’s personal death list. aaand finally, mozart wrote a “mirror” duet for two violins. the second violin’s part is played by turning sheet music upside down and using the same notes. what a friggin genuis. bonus: after kurt cobain’s death, his hometown of aberdeen, WA, changed their town motto to “come as you are”.