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5 Mind-Blowing Easter Eggs Hidden in Famous Publications

#5. Watchmen Had an Entirely Symmetrical Chapter
Even if you pride yourself on having caught every single [Alan Moore] reference to 18th century Romantic poetry, none of that holds a candle to the fifth chapter’s entirely symmetrical layout.
To demonstrate, that’s the centerfold of the book. Notice how the panels reflect each other, with three on the left, three on the right, and the middle bisecting at the page break? Well, the entire 28-page issue is like that — Page 1 mirrors Page 28, Page 2 mirrors Page 27, and so on, until the mirror syncs up at the centerfold.

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Re-read it. There’s another thing you missed.

5 Mind-Blowing Easter Eggs Hidden in Famous Publications

#5. Watchmen Had an Entirely Symmetrical Chapter

Even if you pride yourself on having caught every single [Alan Moore] reference to 18th century Romantic poetry, none of that holds a candle to the fifth chapter’s entirely symmetrical layout.

To demonstrate, that’s the centerfold of the book. Notice how the panels reflect each other, with three on the left, three on the right, and the middle bisecting at the page break? Well, the entire 28-page issue is like that — Page 1 mirrors Page 28, Page 2 mirrors Page 27, and so on, until the mirror syncs up at the centerfold.

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    I bet Dave Gibbons was so sick of Alan Moores crazy shit by the time they’d finished Watchmen.
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    Yeah, actually I did notice this.
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