- on the angle you are looking at the screen (on a phone, from the side, or a laptop tilting your screen back further, it definitely looks black and blue, straight on, see the other factors below).
- whether you see the top of it first and scroll down to the rest of the image, or you see the bottom first and scroll up (I think because the top neck area is definitely gold, but the colors of the dress in the photo definitely have a blue tinge to them)
- whether you perceive the light source behind as a window or a mirror (your brain adjusts the white balance of the dress accordingly)
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Our continent has had a rich history of cultures and languages, perhaps the most diverse in human history!
Not to belittle the great diversity of language on the American continent, but sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia, especially India, Indonesia and the Philippines, are significantly more diverse lingustically even than Bolivia (the most lingustically diverse country in the Americas).
given how war-torn their two countries are
You mean the Irish come from both Eurasia and Oceania?
You're unlikely to get robbed in a drug neighborhood, for example, because most people either don't have anything to steal, or have a weapon, or will fight to the death over their last $2.
There's also the fact that the gang that controls distribution has no interest in increased police presence on their turf, so they tend to keep petty street crime under control.
So the freedom of speech of the terrorists who made those videos trumps the right to privacy of the families of the victims now?
America has become very screwed up since 9/11 in more ways than one.
I remember reading a few years ago that in one of the south-east Asian cities (Kuala Lumpur maybe? Singapore?) there was two-tier pricing on electricity -- dirt cheap up to X kWh so that everyone could have lighting and basic usage
In Malaysia there are 5 tiers for electricity pricing (until recently it was 9), and if your total bill for the month comes to less than RM20 (around USD 7), the government covers it.
Other media organizations are not posting the video because of ethics. How would you feel if it was your brother, son or father in that video that is being splashed around the world? But Fox news will never learn from their past mistakes.
The company's franchise locations, as well as stores in Mexico and Asia, are not included in the deal.
I get that the overseas stores are not included in the sale to Sprint, because that would make absolutely no sense, but what I really want to know is what happens to them when Radio Shack goes bankrupt. In other words, I want to know if my local Radio Shack located inside a Borders store (I kid you not) will still be open.