Al here… just thought I’d share an email I just received:
Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch sdtuy at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn’t mttaer in waht odrer the lterets in a wrod are, the olny iprmnoett tihng is taht the frist and lsat lteetr be at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a total mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit pormbels . Tihs is bcuseae the haumn mnid deos not raed ervey lteetr by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe.
The psycholinguist in me is fascinated… I wonder if this was a real study at Cmabrgde?