Thursday, July 17, 2008

Power of the Human Mind

I got this email from an old friend the other day, I CAN READ the paragraph below with very little problems, it is amazing!

Only great minds can read this; This is weird, but interesting!
fi yuo cna raed tihs, yuo hvae a sgtrane mnid tooCna yuo raed tihs? Olny 55 plepoe out of 100 can. i cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno't mtaetr in waht oerdr the ltteres in a wrod are, the olny iproamtnt tihng is taht the frsit and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it whotuit a pboerlm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Azanmig huh? yaeh and I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt! if you can raed tihs forwrad it.



whitney said...

i can read it!

dr. white said...

looks like a bunch of jibberish to me

Becky said...

I read it and it actually made sense. I msut be czray! It was kind of fun.


mrs road captain said...

As long as all of the letters are there, this theory holds up pretty well. But try reading some of the crap that my students put on their papers--there are letters missing, words missing, totally f&%#ed up grammar... So, in a way, spelling still does matter!

One Harley Rider said...

mrs road captain - I can read
"f&%#ed" also. Thank goodness for teachers

FLHX_Dave said...

I hda no prboelm at all rdeanig tihs, and at amolst the smae seped I nmorlaly raed. I'm sacerd now. Deos tihs maen I dno't pay atetntoin to datiel? I faer the wsort! Awlyas kenw I was f&%#ed up.