It’s probably old news to everyone, but I just found out about an article written by Scott Adams (author of Dilbert) some monts ago. He deleted it since, but here is a copy of it:

After reading it, and a couple of reactions around the internet, I can only say one thing: when it comes down to reading (or listening) comprehension, humankind is idiotic. They don’t seem to understand the meaning of sentences, just to pick up a few words in the same sentence and invent the rest themselves.