I had a moment of profound and lasting confusion this morning. Real disorienting stuff, the kind that makes you feel like you just passed through some sort of uncanny membrane. Basically I stumbled upon this video on the Reddit front page, and within the first minute something awoke deep in my mind. Some recognition, some foreknowledge of this thing that I’m sure I’d never seen before, and for hours I was just thinking, ‘Wh-… What? Why… Why the hell do I know this?! Where have I been, what have I done, that I know this?!’
This is the video:
There’s a chance that something about that video has tickled that same spot in the back of your brain too.
Maybe you’ve realised immediately what it is.
Maybe, like me, you’re now stewing in deliriously confused juices.
Maybe I’m gonna put some GIFs in here now to pad out the time before I reveal the answer.
Alright here you go, I’ll put you out of your misery:
Oh, the header pic?
That’s got nothing to with anything whatsoever. Just some big hairy actor bloke who came up when I searched for ‘aerobics’.
Vote Labour on the 12th.
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