People can't figure out what the hell is happening in this photo


Some pictures are worth a thousand words. For other pictures, there are no words.  

A cursed image of well, of something, has been making the rounds on Twitter recently. Upon first glance, it seems to be a hodgepodge of items. Stare at it for more than a couple of seconds, though, and it quickly descends into murkier territory. 

Name one thing in this photo

— dumbass ass idiot 𓅩 (@melip0ne) April 23, 2019

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The caption is simple challenge: "Name one thing in this photo." Except it's not easy. It's a game that sets you up to fail.  Read more...

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