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Ever had a friend point out something weird, and suddenly you can't stop noticing it in random occurrences throughout the day? Like if your friend was a sleazy reporter on live TV who couldn't help but mention how phallic the weather was?

And then it ruined your day because you kept seeing penises everywhere?
And then it ruined your day because you kept seeing penises everywhere?

If your answer to any of these questions is “yes,” then you may be experiencing “frequency illusion”—or in fancy speak, the Baader-Meinhof phenomenon. Here are 17 people from Reddit who will hopefully ruin your day by revealing things that just cannot be unseen.