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Fear Of Cantaloupes and Crumpets? A ‘Phobia’ Rises From The Web

Fear Of Cantaloupes and Crumpets? A ‘Phobia’ Rises From The Web

| February 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

Images of holey foods, like Swiss cheese, aerated chocolate and lotus pods, are freaking out people on the Internet. Urban Dictionary has even coined a term for it: trypophobia. These photographs may make your skin crawl and stomach churn, but here’s why you shouldn’t panic.

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