25 Photos That Make Us Feel Weird
You know how sometimes you see a picture of a normal, every day object and it just kind of makes you feel, well, weird? Like, maybe you’re scrolling through Instagram, and you stumble across a picture of a beehive and it feels a bit like that time you ate that leftover pizza that had been sitting in your fridge for just a day too long and you were vaguely nauseous for the rest of the day?
Yeah, turns out that it’s something that a lot of people experience – it’s called trypophobia, and it’s the fear of hole, specifically irregular clusters of holes.
Like, say, the ones found in pomegranates:
Or bee hives:
Or natural rock formations:
And sometimes even in your morning coffee:
Did those pictures make you feel deeply, deeply uncomfortable – or nauseous or anxious or like you’ve been punched in the stomach a few times by a ghost with incredible upper body strength?
How about this one?
Have you ever seen okra cut in half?
What about the inside of a cantelope?
Would spotting a lotus seed head make you run in terror?
You might want to skip these art installations, then
And maybe skip the Swiss cheese on your next sandwich
Roasted garlic: delicious, but horrifying:
Who knew bubbles could make you so anxious?
And let’s get one last look at that creepy weird pomegranate: