Wednesday, February 20, 2008

celebrate the mind

OK... I've seen this before. You've seen this before. If you've had an email account for any length of time you've probably received this more than once.

But damn it is cool and what a tribute to the human brain!!!! WOOHOO!!!!

I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid Aoccdrnig to rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoatnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Amzanig huh?

Thank you for celebrating with me.


* this next bit is for Richard....
That doesn't mean that people should LEARN to read using the whole word method! Phonics is the ONLY way kids should learn how to read!!!!!


Poodles said...

Huked on fonics wurkd for me!

King Aardvark said...

Huh? What the hell is that? I can't understand a word you're saying, other than the "huh?" at the end.


Fiery said...