What’s Up With That: Why It’s So Hard to Catch Your Own Typos | Science | WIREDSee on Scoop.it - All Things Bookish
The reason typos get through isn’t because we’re stupid or careless, it’s because what we’re doing is actually very smart.
"Generalization is the hallmark of all higher-level brain functions." That’s right—the reason I missed those typos was because I was using my higher-level brain functions. Yep. That’s it. :)
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