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28 Reversed Innovations

Going Backwards, From Psychology to Smoking

— July 30, 2009 — Celebs
It isn't the worst advice to always go forward and not do things backwards, but what if we intentionally do things in reverse in order to prove a better point?

These reversed innovations range from advertisements to community programs and even Mother Nature. Sometimes things don't go the right way and sometimes they turn out okay.

Sit back and enjoy these 28 reversed innovations.

Implications - You will find some very creative ideas including a program that lets you see yourself as a cave person, an ad where cigarettes smoke people, some very creepy reversed Photoshop art and even a reverse marathon. If you are presently bored, you won't be any longer!
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Reversable Prose
Reversable Prose
'Lost Generation' Video Portrays Different Storyline Forward vs Reverse
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25
Reverse Branding
Reverse Branding
Backwording Your Favorite Domain
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24
Reverse Auctions
Reverse Auctions
The Longer You Wait, the Lower the Price
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23
Reverse Graffiti (UPDATE)
Reverse Graffiti (UPDATE)
Now Cleaning the Streets of San Francisco
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22
Reverse Graffiti
Reverse Graffiti
'Moose' Makes Dirt and Grime His Canvas
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21
Reversing Surname Traditions
Reversing Surname Traditions
Actor Jay Mohr Adds His Wife's Last Name to His
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20
Helmet May Reverse Dementia
Helmet May Reverse Dementia
Scientific Research on Memory
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19
Reverse Public Information Illustrations
Reverse Public Information Illustrations
‘30 Ways to Shock Yourself' is a Bizarre Safe
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18
Reverse Graffiti
Reverse Graffiti
Cleaning Your Message into the Wall
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17
Reverse Psychology Election PSAs
Reverse Psychology Election PSAs
A-Listers Say "Don't Vote"
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16
Reverse Image Searches
Reverse Image Searches
Upload Photos to Tineye, Find Their Original Source
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15
Cleanvertising / Reverse Graffiti (UPDATE)
Cleanvertising / Reverse Graffiti (UPDATE)
Ads That Clean The Streets
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14
You As A Prehistoric Man
You As A Prehistoric Man
‘Devolve Me' Reverse-Evolves Photos of Your Face
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13
First Reverse Marathon
First Reverse Marathon
Flashmob Freak
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12
Snake-Hunting Bunnies
Snake-Hunting Bunnies
Video Shows Rabbit Reversing The Roles Of Prey And Predator
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11
Reverse Shower
Reverse Shower
Water From The Bottom
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10
Mega Icon Reversals
Mega Icon Reversals
Scarlett Johansson Plays the "Anti-Marilyn" for Vogue
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9
Reverse Psychology PSAs
Reverse Psychology PSAs
Don't Vote Campaign Shows Killer Oil Prices
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8
Reverse Peephole Viewer
Reverse Peephole Viewer
Spy Gadgets Get Creepy
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7
Reverse Tricycle Geometry Luxury Yacht
Reverse Tricycle Geometry Luxury Yacht
Levi Ram Wing 100
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6
Cigarettes Smoking People
Cigarettes Smoking People
Witty Anti-Smoking Awareness Ads Reverse The Concept
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5
Exotic Justoposition
Exotic Justoposition
Reversing Colonial Power Thru Photography By Michael Bühler-Rose
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4
Reverse Digital Surgery
Reverse Digital Surgery
Michael Jackson at 50 (Without Surgery)
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3
Role Reversal Photography
Role Reversal Photography
Kristina Sinutko's 'Objectifying Men' Turns the Tables on Relationships
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2
Reverse Photoshopping
Reverse Photoshopping
Celebrities as Zombies
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Reverse Photoshopped Art
Reverse Photoshopped Art
Benoit David Adds Rolls of Flab and Limbs to His Photos
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