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    What are the odds?

    Very cool.





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    1 in 7 (that's just a guess)

    Did you take the picture? pretty cool.

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    Nah, I wish as it was sent to me.





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    Could be Photoshopped.

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    The word, from the German, is gestalt:


    ge·stalt /gəˈʃtɑlt, -ˈʃtɔlt, -ˈstɑlt, -ˈstɔlt/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[guh-shtahlt, -shtawlt, -stahlt, -stawlt] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation –noun, plural -stalts, -stal·ten /-ˈʃtɑltn, -ˈʃtɔl-, -ˈstɑl-, -ˈstɔl-/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[-shtahl-tn, -shtawl-, -stahl-, -stawl-] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation. (sometimes initial capital letter) Psychology. 1.a configuration, pattern, or organized field having specific properties that cannot be derived from the summation of its component parts; a unified whole. 2.an instance or example of such a unified whole.
    [Origin: 1920–25; < G: figure, form, structure]


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    n. pl. ge·stalts or Ge·stalts or ge·stalt·en or Ge·stalt·en (-shtält'n, -shtôlt'n, -stält'n, -stôlt'n)
    A physical, biological, psychological, or symbolic configuration or pattern of elements so unified as a whole that its properties cannot be derived from a simple summation of its parts.


    [German, shape, from Middle High German, from past participle of stellen, to place, from Old High German; see stel- in Indo-European roots.]

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    Gestalt
    1922, from Ger. Gestaltqualität (1890, introduced by Ger. philosopher Christian von Ehrenfels, 1859-1932), from M.H.G. gestalt "form, configuration, appearance," abstracted from ungestalt "deformity," noun use of adj. ungestalt "misshapen," from gestalt, obsolete pp. of stellen "to place, arrange." As a school of psychology, it was founded c.1912.
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    Quote Originally Posted by cspanos
    Could be Photoshopped.

    Chris.

    odds of that are real good


    still a cool smiley

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    I bet it was done in photoshop. Still cool though.

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    Who sent you that Jeff????

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    I received that in an email also. Photoshopped or not I thought it was pretty neat.
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    Just a fwd'd email from a friend.. the ''legal'' is probly right tho'. There's a 1st time for everythang.





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