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    18 People Try To Draw A Chameleon From Memory

    Spoiler: It does not go well.

    On Monday, Twitter user @Alex_jonsie's attempt to draw a chameleon went viral.

    I started crying in class because I tried to draw a chameleon from memory

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    Chameleon photo via @caitlyngoodwin.

    It's fair to say that the sketch, while glorious, was far from photo-realistic.

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    So we decided to give it a go ourselves, and let's just say that the results were, umm… mixed.

    1. You know things aren't going to go well when things start off with an apology.

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    2. But in all fairness, chameleons are a complicated species, shaped by millions of years of evolution.

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    3. However there is honestly no excuse for this one.

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    It literally has a dick for a nose.

    4. Someone get this lizard a doctor. It's sick and it needs our help.

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    5. This drawing isn't even of a real animal.

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    6. 10/10 for drawing a non-fictional animal.

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    7. "Hi, I heard you like to party?"

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    8. For all the bad chameleons there were actually a couple of good ones.

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    9. Like this one.

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    This was however drawn by a science writer.

    10. And this super intense guy.

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    11. To the untrained eye this one looks pretty good, but my God those eyes.

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    What has he seen???

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    12. What has these reptiles so shook?!

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    13. Tbf I'd definitely watch a Pixar movie starring this little guy.

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    14. This is definitely some sort of reptile, but probably not a lizard?

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    15. There's no doubting this one's credentials – it says he's a chameleon right there above his human head.

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    16. Do chameleons have tongues that look like Fruit Winders? I honestly don't know.

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    17. OK, so it turns out drawing chameleons is actually quite hard.

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    18. Seriously.

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