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Seeing 'Jesus in toast' phenomenon perfectly normal, professor says

Researchers have found that the phenomenon of ?face pareidolia? -- where onlookers report seeing images of Jesus, Virgin Mary, or Elvis in objects such as toasts, shrouds, and clouds -- is normal and based on physical causes.
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