Colored glasses


log in

Advanced search

Message boards : Politics : Colored glasses

Author Message
Profile Gary CharpentierProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 25 Dec 00
Posts: 12402
Credit: 6,715,265
RAC: 8,808
United States
Message 1347432 - Posted: 16 Mar 2013, 21:10:25 UTC

How do colored glasses work in reverse?

When you choose to look at the world through colored glasses it is obvious you get a distorted view. Depending on the glasses such as the infamous rose ones, you see a pleasant place, or a pair with dark dank color you see a cesspool. This much is the easy to understand thing.

But what does the world see when it looks at you through the glasses the other way? For instance in the rose case, does the world see you as rosy, or does it see you as blue and being in denial of the truth? In the case of dark does it see an incredible light, that is just going to waste?

What about a pair colored with religious fervor?


Keep it abstract please, make both me and the mods happy.

____________

rob smithProject donor
Volunteer tester
Send message
Joined: 7 Mar 03
Posts: 8310
Credit: 55,287,446
RAC: 75,427
United Kingdom
Message 1347434 - Posted: 16 Mar 2013, 21:14:02 UTC
Last modified: 16 Mar 2013, 21:14:48 UTC

What about psychedelic glasses?

From inside or outside they just give me a headache....




(Is that abstract enough for you?)
____________
Bob Smith
Member of Seti PIPPS (Pluto is a Planet Protest Society)
Somewhere in the (un)known Universe?

Profile James SotherdenProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 16 May 99
Posts: 8711
Credit: 33,232,434
RAC: 58,067
United States
Message 1347436 - Posted: 16 Mar 2013, 21:19:34 UTC

When I was single I liked 3:00 am beer glasses.
____________

Old James

Profile Gary CharpentierProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 25 Dec 00
Posts: 12402
Credit: 6,715,265
RAC: 8,808
United States
Message 1347463 - Posted: 16 Mar 2013, 22:40:14 UTC - in response to Message 1347434.

What about psychedelic glasses?

From inside or outside they just give me a headache....

Looking the other way I suspect schizophrenia?

____________

Profile John Clark
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 29 Sep 99
Posts: 16515
Credit: 4,418,829
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 1347495 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 1:13:57 UTC

Rose coloured glasses meaans you see the world as a red in tooth and claw Republican ...
____________
It's good to be back amongst friends and colleagues



Profile Sarge
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 25 Aug 99
Posts: 9222
Credit: 1,412,617
RAC: 1,646
United States
Message 1347505 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 2:12:33 UTC - in response to Message 1347432.

How do colored glasses work in reverse?

When you choose to look at the world through colored glasses it is obvious you get a distorted view. Depending on the glasses such as the infamous rose ones, you see a pleasant place, or a pair with dark dank color you see a cesspool. This much is the easy to understand thing.

But what does the world see when it looks at you through the glasses the other way? For instance in the rose case, does the world see you as rosy, or does it see you as blue and being in denial of the truth? In the case of dark does it see an incredible light, that is just going to waste?

What about a pair colored with religious fervor?


Keep it abstract please, make both me and the mods happy.


The question answers itself, as the terms are applied to another, not one's self.

Profile Robert Waite
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 23 Oct 07
Posts: 2201
Credit: 5,535,286
RAC: 4,685
Canada
Message 1347514 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 3:07:56 UTC

Does that mean my swirly X-ray glasses make me look naked?
____________
“Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, then that of blindfolded fear.”
~Thomas Jefferson

Profile James SotherdenProject donor
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 16 May 99
Posts: 8711
Credit: 33,232,434
RAC: 58,067
United States
Message 1347515 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 3:12:25 UTC - in response to Message 1347514.

Does that mean my swirly X-ray glasses make me look naked?


Back when I was kid, I allways wonderd if those X-ray glasses that they advertised in the back off comic books worked:)
____________

Old James

Profile j mercer
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 3 Jun 99
Posts: 1445
Credit: 11,641,816
RAC: 174
United States
Message 1347519 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 3:48:53 UTC

Mirrored glasses will put a different slant/spin on it.
____________
...

Profile Gary CharpentierProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 25 Dec 00
Posts: 12402
Credit: 6,715,265
RAC: 8,808
United States
Message 1347529 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 4:13:28 UTC - in response to Message 1347519.

Mirrored glasses will put a different slant/spin on it.

Half silver, or fill silver? Front surface of back surface?

____________

Profile j mercer
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 3 Jun 99
Posts: 1445
Credit: 11,641,816
RAC: 174
United States
Message 1347804 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 17:09:10 UTC - in response to Message 1347529.

Double gradient exterior.
____________
...

Message boards : Politics : Colored glasses

Copyright © 2014 University of California