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Pictures of unstirred paint might be the most soothing thing on the internet

You can stare at these for hours

Pictures of unstirred paint might be the most soothing thing on the internet

I dunno if you’ve noticed, but there’s a lot of bad stuff on the internet, isn’t there? The other day I saw a picture of a jar containing a My Little Pony model, which a man has been – how do I phrase this gently – doing a big wank into every day for like a year. He then accidentally left it all on a radiator and it boiled. It was quite bad, I didn’t like it.

It’s things like this, a My Little Pony cum jar, that make you feel really grateful when you come across a nice, wholesome corner of the internet. Somewhere that exists purely to calm your nerves at the end of a tough day. Somewhere like r/unstirredpaint – Reddit’s home for one of the best little internet niches, which does literally what it says on the tin.

Pictures of unstirred paint. They’re mesmerising, in the exact opposite way a jar full of My Little Pony cum is mesmerising. I’ll stop talking about that now, I promise. You could spend a good hour just scrolling through these photos and you’d have a great time. Look, here:

Red galaxy swallows blue galaxy with its giant yellow mouth:

Reddit / OSU7

The exploding heart:

Reddit / just_another_unicole

Creepy mystical forest:

Reddit / OdeToPower

Burst blue balloon:

Reddit / mwithington

The perfect teardrop:

Reddit / fucking_weebs

Driving into the sunset:

Reddit / ashmavis

The dying brain:

Reddit / DersDersderson

I’m watching you:

Reddit / Mr_BruceWayne

Starry starry night:

Reddit / TLambdon

Crashing waves:

Reddit / weirdlittlething

Aurora over the cliffs of Dover:

Reddit / cleeprevo

The jellyfish:

Reddit / kewday96

California sunrise:

Reddit / Kittyyyqueen

See, great aren’t they? You’re definitely relaxed now. If you want more of this kind of thing, get involved over at r/unstirredpaint.