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The Reason a certain number is used in advertising.


Below are some pictures I took outside of a store.

They are as they would appear at a distance.


At first look, from a distance, it appears to be $5.00, but scroll down.


































Nope, it's $5.99.

Notice how the loops in the 9's are deliberately made bigger to look like 0's.

It's done that way to give you the first impression of $5.00.

Now, while you are reading this sentence and not looking at the picture directly, it looks like $5.00 again.

See how sneaky that works.

Now that you are aware, beware.

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jump6702Comment by jump6702 - January 2, 2012, 7:25 pm
that just one of the tricks they play on you're eye,s and mind. 5.oo look better then 5.99 and 6.00

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