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Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Left Hand Drama

your southpaw must DO an INORDINATE amount of work.
(try tying words like exaggerate, stewardesses and abracadabra)

By comparison, the right hand can type a mere 300 words on its own.
Early typists worked so fast that they often jammed their machines .
To slow them down, in the 1870's popular letters
like A, E, T,I, and N were separated on the keyboard.
Though improved technology negated the need for the
inefficient layout, the QWERTY keyboard stuck.
The solution for solving the imbalance? Type with your toes.

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I am a Lefty. I was born in the Fifties. I am a multi-faceted non-reproductive woman. Mother of four daughters. Married to the "swede" Three handsome/beautiful grandchildren! Love: Family, Christianity, Friends, Home, Garden, Cooking, Pets, Pop up Books, Humanitarian Service,the Great Outdoors,Life and a whole lot more. Yikes I turned Fifty-four this year..... 1958-2012.. Do the math!

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