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Tag Archive: Pareidolia

Nov 13 2012

Virgin Mary Pareidolia

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From AsiaOne.com:  Malaysia – Hundreds of Catholics have gathered in prayer and worship outside a Malaysian hospital after seeing an image said to resemble the Virgin Mary on one of the windows. … Those assembled Sunday maintained they can now also see an image of an adult Jesus Christ just two windows away from His …

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Oct 26 2012

PPA 9: Halloweenscapes

Pareidolia 9

Happy Halloween, dear readers! Brianne here, introducing a special Halloween Pareidolia Play Along by Ellen Bulger. I see a craggy, alien landscape, a breeding ground littered with the eggs of the land’s greatest predator. The time is ripe; this evening the hatchlings will emerge and a frantic stampede over the treacherous, uneven ground to nearby …

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Oct 25 2012

PPA 8 Reveal: Jack Shellington?

Last Light and Shells

This is a post by guest blogger Ellen Bulger. In this installment, Ellen reveals the answer to Pareidolia Play Along 8. “Crassostrea virginica” while otherwise drab (and delicious) gets a little nuts when it makes a shell. This is a quiet beast, hiding under sediments so as to avoid the attention of carpenters and their tusked …

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Oct 23 2012

Pareidolia Play Along 8: Who?

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This is a post by guest blogger Ellen Bulger. Who do you see, do you see, by the beautiful sea?

Oct 19 2012

PPA 7 Reveal: A Net of Fear!

Grapevine Bride

This is a post by guest blogger Ellen Bulger. In this installment, Ellen reveals the answer to Pareidolia Play Along 7. Yep, it’s just netting in a vineyard. It’s supposed to keep the birds from eating the grapes. Emu San: That’s the spirit! I like the fear & blackmail angle. I like the murky depths. …

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Oct 04 2012

Pareidolia Play Along 6: The Reveal

Seymour Thaws

This is a post by guest blogger Ellen Bulger In this installment, Ellen reveals the answer to Pareidolia Play Along 6: Creation Myth. Rivets on the vertical supports for a rusty old railroad bridge. I thought they were quite handsome. I did not stand, however, under the bridge when there were trains going over it. …

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Sep 30 2012

Pareidolia Play Along 6: Creation Myth

Creation Myth © Ellen Bulger

This is a post by guest blogger Ellen Bulger. In Pareidolia 5.0, I’m ramping it up a notch. The game has changed: YOU are a fast-talking wannabe shaman in a not-as-distant-as-we’d-like future that is straight out of a Paolo Bacigalupi novel. That is to say, the petrofuels are gone, the climate has degraded and civilization …

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Sep 29 2012

Pareidolia 5: The Reveal

Big Bang Tasty Ripples

This is a post by guest blogger Ellen Bulger In this installment, Ellen reveals the answer to Pareidolia 5: Your Results May Vary. Pareidolia 5 Reveal: There’s a Light at the End of the Tunnel! Most of you literal folks could tell it was food, something of a flat and grain-flour based and fried nature. …

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Sep 25 2012

Pareidolia Play Along 5 – Your Results May Vary

Pareidolia 5 © Ellen Bulger

Okay, you can guess what this is and I will certainly tell what it actually is. But gee whiz, the theists can look at at ketchup stain on a t-shirt and see the face of Zeus himself, or whatever their frenzied suggestible brains desire. Can’t we be as creative? C’mon stare HARD at this sucker. …

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Sep 25 2012

Pareidolia Play Along 4: The Reveal

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This is a post by guest blogger Ellen Bulger. In this installment, Ellen reveals the answer to last week’s Pareidolia Play Along. Hey, careful, man, there’s a beverage here! I simply love this early morning light. Last week’s Pareidolia Play-Along was indeed a beverage. It was not booze. It was not whisky or rum or anything of that sort. …

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