On Monday, Nov. 19, a fax containing American Heritage playbook, signals, strengths and weaknesses and other inside information was sent to University School from a UPS Store location in West Palm Beach. Harriott told The Post last week he looked at the material, which he estimated to be 15 25 pages, but did not share it with his team or use it in his game plan..
For a long time, I thought I got into watches in my late teens/early twenties when I purchased an LL Bean branded Hamilton and almost immediately broke the crystal. I returned the watch to Bean and called (pre internets) Torneau for their catalog, which I spent hours flipping through. I ordered an early Victorinox Swiss Army Officer Watch, which I wore for many years, until the internet and a regular paycheck made more interesting watches known and available to me..
This, of course, brings back dark and unsettling memories of 2015’s “the dress” incident, in which the fabric of society was rended by a dress that, to some, looked white and gold and to others looked blue and black.The basic premise is the same: Wonky lighting and limited context can turn an otherwise innocuous image into a rich discussion point on biological and sensory differences. Also, it can make you go crazy.”It has to do with the tiny cones in the back of our eyeballs that perceive colors in a slightly different way depending upon our genes,” explained CNN’s Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen during the height of the dress debate.A scientific tale of two dressesThe cones in our retinas the fine layer of nerve tissue that lines the back of our eyes detect the blue, green, and red in an image and both the cones and your brain mix those colors to make other colors, she said.”Your brain is constantly estimating the color of the light that’s falling on the object and factoring that light out,” added Wallace Thoreson, a professor of ophthalmology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center added. “Each of us makes slightly different unconscious assumptions.”There’s something incredibly wholesome about arguing over the color of a dress or a pair of shoes, don’t you think?.
NICOLE: I just wanted to comment that the choice of words around the description of the device that was used to promote this activity being characterizing it as an electronic device is a little bit of a misnomer. It’s a and I think it’s reflective of a post 9/11 environment. You know, I we’re talking about Lite Brites.
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