The Virgin Mary Stump

It can be found in Harlingen, Texas. A mesquite tree was recently struck by lightning, and now some people are saying the resulting stump looks like the silhouette of the Virgin Mary. But others say it looks like "a gnome with a peak hat." [The Monitor]

Pareidolia

Posted on Thu Aug 22, 2013


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It looks more like the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come.
Posted by Moira Colleen  in  West Virginia, USA  on  Sun Aug 25, 2013  at  10:31 PM
Or a Nazgul. Or possibly a Dememtor. Anyway, I wouldn't want to see the thing appearing out of the fog.
Posted by Moira Colleen  in  West Virginia, USA  on  Sun Aug 25, 2013  at  10:43 PM
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