This Photo of Flip Flops Is Breaking the Internet – Here’s Why…

by Terresa Monroe-Hamilton | November 21, 2016 2:25 pm

Oh geez… not again.[1] I did this with The Dress challenge and no one agreed with me. They are asking what are the colors on these flip flops. Here’s your choices:

I see them as blue and brown. Now, given… I think it is a trick of the light and shading, but that is how I see it.

flip-flops[2]

From BuzzFeed:

Guys, we’re really sorry, but we think it’s happening again. Take a look at these flip-flops.

flip-flops1[3]

[…]

flip-flops2[4]

It appears to be the same optical illusion that occurred with The Dress[5]. So, do you see the same colors in the flip-flops as you did in The Dress?

flip-flops3[6]

UPDATE

Havaianas has confirmed to BuzzFeed News that the flip-flops in the picture are actually blue and dark blue.

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Here is the breakdown of results of what people see:

It blows my mind that they are actually blue and dark blue. I don’t see that at all. It just goes to show how different we all are and how we see things differently. You can take the quiz here[8] for yourself.

Endnotes:
  1. Oh geez… not again.: https://www.buzzfeed.com/bradesposito/what-colors-are-these-flip-flops?utm_term=.lywJm4PQjG#.nqz6zqAYOL
  2. [Image]: https://rightwingnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Flip-Flops.jpg
  3. [Image]: https://rightwingnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Flip-Flops1.jpg
  4. [Image]: https://rightwingnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Flip-Flops2.jpg
  5. The Dress: https://www.buzzfeed.com/catesish/help-am-i-going-insane-its-definitely-blue
  6. [Image]: https://rightwingnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Flip-Flops3.png
  7. [Image]: https://rightwingnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Flip-Flops4.jpg
  8. quiz here: https://www.buzzfeed.com/bradesposito/what-colors-are-these-flip-flops?utm_term=.lywJm4PQjG#.nqz6zqAYOL

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