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Claim: A seller submitted a photo of a tea kettle with a revealing reflection to an
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2001]
Origins: One of the many trends spawned by the Internet is a phenomenon known as Reflectoporn
The photograph that is generally credited with kicking off the Reflectoporn trend is the above-displayed image of a tea kettle, which was posted to sold.com.au, an Australian on-line auction site, in
Other examples of Reflectoporn appeared in an auction for a television on the UK version of eBay in December 2002:
And in an eBay auction for a guitar in April 2003:
We started seeing the following picture of a dining room set in
Last updated: 3 November 2007
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