Phantom Tactile Illusion

Submitted by: buddy 13 years ago in Science
http://mindbluff.com/lips.htm

All you need are lips and a pencil to experience this odd tactile illusion
There are 12 comments:
Female 472
Ok, you have to hold your lips in the position with one hand and hold the pencil with the other. it doesn`t LOOK like there are two, it FEELS like there are two
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Male 1,407
I dont`t think it`s supposed to LOOK like there`s two pencils, just feel like it.
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Female 346
Bleh. Wouldn`t work, pencil fell out. And erasers taste ick.
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Female 64
erasers don`t taste very good. bleah.
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Male 306
It`s just crossing your eyes.
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Female 153
stupid
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Male 70
wEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEird )-|

....didn`t work.

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Female 61
It didn`t work for me, either.
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Male 67
I cant keep the damn pencil in my mouth!
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Female 2,035
it worked for me.
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Female 493
Eh, didnt work.
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Male 10,115
Link: Phantom Tactile Illusion [Rate Link] - All you need are lips and a pencil to experience this odd tactile illusion

:-)

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