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MIT researchers devise world’s toughest tongue twister


No, it's not "Lick Ice Cold's Crack."...it's "pad kid poured curd pulled cod." Try to say each 10 times really fast.

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A nonsense string of words devised by MIT researchers investigating speech errors and brain functions proved so difficult that no test subjects could repeat the phrase -- clearly marking it as the world’s toughest tongue twister.

The phrase was "pad kid poured curd pulled cod." When volunteers tried it, according to MIT psychologist Stefanie Shattuck-Hufnagel, some of them simply stopped talking altogether.


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GumboPot
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quote:

Try to say each 10 times really fast.


FIFY






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Stefanie Shattuck-Hufnagel,



I believe I would have had to drop the Shattuck and just rolled with Hufnagel.



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MapGuy
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i typed it 10 times fast





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dyslexic
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I'm dyslexic and I have a lisp.

No way!






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OldSouth
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quote:

Stefanie Shattuck-Hufnagel
She would be an expert.






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link
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topic of interest shoe-in
topic of interest shoe-in
top--lol wait ok--topic of insurance--lol it's impossible you can't do it






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The Estimator
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I have a lisp.


No s's, brah... You're in the clear.






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Over priced tuition at work.





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illuminatic
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Why does MIT always reveal the most useless studies?





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Lacour
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That doesn't even make sense. It's just a bunch of random words strung together.







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I agree man





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topic of interest shoe-in
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I said it 10 times fast, no mess ups, and an angel ascending from heaven and gave me a 2nd place trophy





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"Lick Ice Cold's Crack."


So what really DOES happen at these top secret admin meetings?






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Bluefin
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Doesn't beat trying to repeatedly say "toyboat" as fast as you can.





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DrunkenStuporMan
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some of them simply stopped talking altogether.

haha. Idiots.






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Chad504boy
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i don't think that its THAT hard of a tongue twister... i'm able to get a little rhythm going saying it.





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Old Money
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The way to beat most tongue twisters is don't take breaths in-between each line. Helps a lot.





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