This Flight Passenger Was Seated Next to His Dopplegänger

Somewhere in this great big world, it's very possible your dopplegänger is walking around right now. But it's less likely that they'll sit next to you on a plane.

Twitter user Lee Beattie delighted the Internet when she posted a picture of her friend's husband and a complete stranger sitting next to each other on a plane. The two rocked matching ginger hair and beards. Twitter users inevitably responded with Parent Trap jokes galore.

The story gets even stranger when they found a third man who also fits the description:

People who look uncannily similar is such a fascination for people, there is an entire website dedicated to finding "twin strangers." One photographer even rounded up a few of these unrelated twins and documented them. While scientists have said that doppelgängers are entirely possible, a lot of it is the result of our own biases. Science Line explains

You might read someone’s face in the order: eyes, mouth, nose. The size and placement of her eyes dictate the way you see the rest of her face. Another person might interpret these features in the order: nose, mouth, eyes. The brain gets the same signals, but the scrambled order places emphasis on the nose instead and adjusts the perception of the rest of the face. In this way, we all see each other differently, making the credibility of doppelgängers a bit suspect.

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Plano, Texas Is Home to a Dog-Friendly Movie Theater That Serves Bottomless Wine or Whiskey

K9 Cinemas
K9 Cinemas

For dog owners in Plano, Texas, movie night with Fido no longer just means cuddling on the couch and browsing Netflix. The recently opened K9 Cinemas invites moviegoers—both human and canine—to watch classic films on the big screen. And the best part for the human members of this couple? Your $15 ticket includes bottomless wine or whiskey (or soft drinks if you're under 21).

The theater operates as a pop-up (or perhaps pup-up?) in a private event space near Custer Road and 15th Street in Plano. Snacks—both the pet and people kind—are available for $2 apiece. Dogs are limited to two per person, and just 25 human seats are sold per showing to leave room for the furry guests.

Pet owners are asked follow a few rules in order to take advantage of what the theater has to offer. Dogs must be up-to-date on all their shots, and owners can submit veterinary records online or bring a hard copy to the theater to verify their pooch's health status. Once inside, owners are responsible for taking their dog out for potty breaks and cleaning up after any accidents that happen (thankfully the floors are concrete and easy to wipe down).

While many of the movies shown are canine-themed—a recent screening of A Dog's Journey included branded bandanas with every ticket purchase—they also hold special events, like a Game of Thrones finale watch party (no word on how the puppers in attendance responded to Jon Snow finally acknowledging what a good boy Ghost is).

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