Checkerboard optical illusion

This must be fake! :P

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+5 1. modder8her commented 10 years ago

Rough soundtrack.
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+7 2. influenza commented 10 years ago

Coooooollll :P

am i on drugs?
8-) >:) :)
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+6 3. Voutelamberopipi commented 10 years ago

chess would be awesome in this board
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+3 4. MoT commented 10 years ago

I want a checkered handkerchief now.
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+3 5. huldu commented 10 years ago

Human eyes are quite primitive.
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+2 6. m_otreborv commented 10 years ago

Try to view from the either side of the board...
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+5 7. nokster commented 10 years ago

It's an optical ilusion made with pieces of paper that come out the paper hole puncher!
Just put them pointing towards the center diagnoly!
Impress your friends at partys! :P
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-1 8. banzemanga commented 10 years ago

That is how you set chess traps to your opponent so that he gets confused and you win. >:)
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-7 9. Eagle2 commented 10 years ago

Yea so what. What is the point here? Boring Boring Yawn Yawn
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+4 10. LightAng3l commented 10 years ago

Seen this as a child in school 10 years ago and there is nothing fake about it, as suggested in the description :)
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+2 11. TheIsingGuy commented 10 years ago

we tend to connect dots into straight lines, for this case, the dots are placed almost colinearly, so our brain tries to put them in one line and therefore distorts the checkerboard edges.
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+3 12. badboy007 commented 10 years ago

Can someone tell me what it supposed to happen because i dont get it.
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+2 13. kutless429 commented 10 years ago

Why does this have to be fake? lol I guess someone gets a little too excited about optical illusions...
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-2 14. liverpoolboy commented 10 years ago

Thats the biggest chessboard i've ever seen.
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0 15. steve1960 commented 7 years ago

who need drugs when you have things like this. :S