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Bernie Sanders' Suit Sparks A Debate Like We Haven't Seen Since #TheDress
Is it blue or brown????
Sorry Everyone, This Jacket Is The New #TheDress
We know. We KNOW.
What #TheDress Says About Eyewitness Misidentification
Criminal Defense Attorney
So, if the description of a single dress -- a still image -- can be so polarizing, what does this say about eyewitness identification and memory of an event that likely occurred in a traumatic situation?
Illusions Shattered by #BlackandBlue
Founder, Brilliant Exits®
#Thedress, the meme, and social media all came together in a big way last week. It started as silliness, the buzz broke the Internet and, incredibly, it resulted in a brilliant Public Service Announcement (PSA) -- a powerful meme designed to raise awareness about domestic abuse.
What Charities Should Know About Using Viral Memes For Marketing Campaigns
So, are social memes the shock tactic future of charity campaigns? Charities have long been criticised for using shock tactics
The Parenting Lesson I Learned From #TheDress
Writer, editor, mom of three. Podcast cohost at themomhour.com
I want her to see white and gold. I want her to tell me about it, to show me what the colors look like through her eyes. I don't ever, ever want to make her feel wrong for what she believes, or less-than for seeing it differently than I do.
The Marriage Happiness Experiment
writer, editor, blogger at Mommy, for Real
Is it a utopian daydream to imagine a relationship where your partner has your happiness in mind and vice versa, instead of each of you fighting for your own needs? It's worth a try. After all, it's far more satisfying when someone else scratches your back than when you try to scratch it yourself.
Why #TheDress Is the Most Important Meme of the Year
Robert J. Rosenthal
Traveler, NGO guy and technology aficionado
It's been fun to watch pundits try to add something -- anything -- of value to a worldwide discussion about a $77 dress. What the commentators have generally overlooked is the larger and deeper meaning of #TheDress meme. It's about subjectivity in an era that is both global and local.
How Brain Science Explains the Way We See #TheDress
Scientist, Allen Institute for Brain Science
Upon the electronic distribution of a picture of nothing more than a dress, we saw the birth of the stalwart White-and-golders and the die-hard Black-and-bluers. This dress is a nice example of how what you
isn't necessarily what you
Texas Man Gets Tattoo Of #TheDress On His Leg, Asks: 'White Or Gold?'
The Internet went into a state of frenzy last week when #TheDress made everyone wonder: “White and gold? Or black and blue
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Everyone Thinks #TheDress Broke the Internet
Author, Educator, Strategist
Anything that's in the category of 'the eye of the beholder' is intriguing. Beauty, truth, wisdom, color -- all subjective to each individual. We're experiencing an individual phenomenon, collectively, in real-time. No one's right. Everyone's right, even if they disagree. WOW, that's unusual.
CULTURE & ARTS
The Blue And The Green
The reason they look different colors is because our brain judges the color of an object by comparing it to surrounding colors
7 Images Almost As Freaky As #TheDress
Like Us On Facebook | Follow Us On Twitter | Contact The Author Anyway, whether you’re distraught because the debate has
#TheDress Was Actually A Mother-Of-The-Bride Dress (And P.S. It's Black And Blue)
"Mum sent it to Grace to give the dress a thumbs up or thumbs down," McPhee told the Daily Mail. "It was sent originally
#TheDress Sparked A Huge Debate, But Science Is Here To Settle Things
Mystery solved. "It's a phenomenon known as color constancy," Mitchell Moffitt, co-creator of the YouTube series ASAPScience
STYLE & BEAUTY
Everything You Need To Know About #TheDress
"I thought my followers on Tumblr would maybe have a good reaction, but I never would have considered that Taylor Swift and
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