Brendan Maloy
Thursday May 8th, 2014

The man in the video above has either taken backflipping to a  superhuman level, or he has a friend who can work wonders with editing software.

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It is hard to believe what you are seeing over the course of the brief clip, but it passes all the basic tests for a real video: The shadows seem to be right, as are the splashes in the water, and if you look closely you can see the sand change color from the force of his feet and hands landing.

The only thing stopping me from giving this video the official Extra Mustard Seal of Veracity (the highest honor available for YouTube videos), is that it just doesn't seem possible for a human being to do this. Tell us what you think below, if you can make it past the worlds most hypnotic GIF.

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