Glenn Campbell's tweet archive, searching for "illus"

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1: 2014-05-27: The history of Russia (and other oppressive regimes) in an animated illustration by Pawel Kuczynski http://t.co/JlfIlPwxLc
2: 2013-09-19: RT @TwistedSifter: The ‘Underwater Waterfall’ Illusion at Mauritius Island http://t.co/wI2kUK11oW
3: 2013-08-31: The job of art in any medium is to perpetrate an illusion, to make you see something more than is actually there.
4: 2013-06-28: Believe in solipsism at your own peril. Those illusions can bite! cc @HumanBeam
5: 2013-06-27: People like to invent restrictions for themselves because adhering to the restrictions gives their lives the illusion of substance.
6: 2013-06-03: RT @ohboywhatashot: The illusion of choice: 10 corporations control almost everything you buy [GRAPHIC] ─► http://t.co/AcnYxUZpiy
7: 2013-03-30: Normal is an illusion.
8: 2013-02-08: RT @KilroyCafe: Classical music was designed for the wealthy to give them the illusion of culture without any meaning.
9: 2013-01-31: RT @KilroyCafe: College professors are to education as the figurehead is to a ship: irrelevant and unnecessary but giving the illusion o ...
10: 2013-01-27: Every form of refuge has its price, and even if you pay the price, any protection may still be an illusion.
11: 2013-01-24: "The Art of the Frame" - an essay I don't have time to write right now, but here is the illustration (shot today) http://t.co/Jd50xkOa
12: 2013-01-18: I am a perfect illustration of Heisenberg's principle, or maybe Schrödinger's cat. Once you know where I am I'm not there anymore!
13: 2013-01-09: .@CharlieSheen is narcissism concisely illustrated.
14: 2013-01-06: "At every age we think we’re having the last laugh, and at every age we’re wrong." — The End of History illusion:
15: 2013-01-04: RT @KilroyCafe: The maintenance of social order depends not on justice, which is unobtainable, but the illusion of it.
16: 2012-12-14: You go to a magic show and are blown away by the illusions. Then you see the same show again and notice the wires. That's The Hobbit.
17: 2012-10-16: (Alas, the $298 Cartagena fare appears to be an illusion. Can't find any actual dates when the fare is offered.)
18: 2012-09-09: RT @KilroyCafe: Social "progress" is an illusion. There is no progress and never has been. There has only been change, with both winners ...
19: 2012-07-22: Free will may be an illusion, but as long as it seems real, you might as well use it.
20: 2012-06-27: In the end, most people will choose a bland and known path with the illusion of safety and little risk to their ego.
21: 2012-06-09: Left to his own devices, the human will engage in repetitive, non-productive activities that give his life an illusion of substance.
22: 2012-05-17: RT @KilroyCafe: You could argue the life is an illusion. Existentialism says, "So what?" It's the best illusion we have, so we have to r ...
23: 2012-05-09: RT @TheViewFromHell: @BadDalaiLama Illusion of permanence is an important feature of things humans find meaningful. Marriage and tattoos ...
24: 2012-03-29: Curious how people want to know who stars in a movie but not who wrote or directed it. This illustrates a key human perceptual flaw.
25: 2012-03-27: BDL perfectly illustrates Heisenberg's uncertainty principle—or maybe Schrödinger's cat. Once you know where he is, he's not there anymore!
26: 2011-12-28: Your morning Walmart moment: OCD illustrated (not only the TP but declining to remove it after use) http://t.co/QHS0vsRb
27: 2011-12-09: When life gets too easy, people instinctively create barriers for themselves to give it the illusion of substance.
28: 2011-11-27: The purpose of slogans is to give people the illusion they are addressing a complex problem without any costs and risks.
29: 2011-11-19: RT @TheLastVirgo: Random observation: How can anyone who feels Life is just an illusion be so disillusioned?
30: 2011-11-10: You could argue that life is an illusion. Existentialism says, "So what?" It's the best illusion we have, so we have to respect its rules.
31: 2011-11-02: "No price is too high for peace of mind." - the premise of many a consumer scam selling the illusion of security.
32: 2011-08-05: Taste is an illusion. It is the promise of something that can never really be achieved.
33: 2011-08-04: "Taste constancy" is the illusion that the same thing must taste the same every time you eat it, but that's not what your nerves register.
34: 2011-08-04: Instead of making real changes in their own lives, people would rather take trivial actions on a global scale, where control is an illusion.
35: 2011-08-02: Free will may be an illusion, but it's the best we have.
36: 2011-07-18: Carmageddon turning into Carmaheaven illustrates the astounding power of public hysteria. The commercial possibilities are endless!
37: 2011-06-30: ,@Erekosse “Beautiful place. Seems to be a kind of paradise” <== That's the illusion of Kodachrome—or in this case HDR. http://t.co/UeGmrdu
38: 2011-05-25: Viewers infer the whole starship Enterprise from just a few sets. That's the frame illusion at work.
39: 2011-05-25: the frame illusion — n. the viewer's assumption that whatever is cut off by the frame of a photo or video extends infinitely beyond it.
40: 2011-04-27: RT @MikeShawTweet: @baddalailama Quebec: Let them maintain their illusions. The "more French than the French" attitude makes for a great ...
41: 2011-04-10: When the going gets tough, most people will choose the illusion of security over the promise of growth.
42: 2011-04-08: Most "trends" are illusions.
43: 2011-03-27: Even The Illusion Of Progress Is Motivating: the goal-gradient effect http://bit.ly/e44JP1 via @quippdPsych @ncrossland
44: 2011-03-19: Consumerism is the illusion of accomplishment by buying, eating or experiencing something. Learning has no part in it.
45: 2011-03-17: .@garamiredux "The illusion of control is more dangerous than the lack of it." <== Not always. The illusion gives one's life structure.
46: 2011-03-10: "The human sex drive is certainly a powerful force—when denied—but the promises it makes are illusory and unfulfillable." {ibid}
47: 2011-03-09: .@Kyoks1 (b) is just one more expression of the law of karma. (a) an illusion <== The Luxury Goods Manufacturer's Association applauds you!
48: 2011-03-06: The "premium" option in anything is usually just a ruse to make money by giving people the illusion of superiority.
49: 2011-02-28: Fakery persists because it works. Given the right signals, people will purchase the illusion of quality instead of the real thing.
50: 2011-02-02: Paranormal phenomena—or the illusion of them—are good for something: They can orient you to something you might not have noticed otherwise.
51: 2011-01-06: Confuse 'em with choice! Give them the illusion they're asserting their individuality by offering a numbing variety of trivial variations.
52: 2010-12-30: The witchdoctor gives people the illusion of control when they have none. He mixes a potion, says a few words, and the customer is relieved.
53: 2010-12-19: The Devil always makes the same deal, and people always fall for it: sell your soul for the illusion of security.
54: 2010-12-08: When life gets too easy, people instinctively create barriers for themselves to give it the illusion of substance.
55: 2010-12-06: Spectator politics is jeering from the stands but not joining the game. It gives passive, sedentary people the illusion of action.
56: 2010-12-03: Attention magicians: You can't create illusions for a living and then complain about people believing in the paranormal. What do you expect?
57: 2010-12-02: Mona Lisa's smile. Hotel California. The role of great art is to conceal, not reveal, to give the illusion of meaning without any.
58: 2010-11-27: The purpose of slogans is to give people the illusion they are addressing a complex problem without any costs and risks.
59: 2010-11-24: Ownership is an illusion. You can't permanently own something. You can only rent.
60: 2010-11-16: Taste is an illusion. It is the promise of something more than what you actually get.
61: 2010-11-09: There is no humiliating task that people aren't willing to do, day after day, year after year, for the illusion of job security.
62: 2010-11-09: There is no safe harbor, only an illusion of safety that could wash to sea on the next storm.
63: 2010-11-07: The maintenance of social order depends not on justice, which is unobtainable, but the illusion of it.
64: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-09: Justice is an illusion of man, not a quality of nature.
65: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-08: Nothing is certain in life, but you can make a lot of money by selling people the illusion of certainty.
66: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-03: The basic trauma of life is learning that the world we grew up in was an illusion.
67: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-03: Classical music was designed for the wealthy to give them the illusion of culture without any meaning.
68: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-17: There is no humiliating task that people aren't willing to do, day after day, year after year, for the illusion of job security.
69: KilroyCafe: 2010-07-02: Those who expect order from the world will get, at best, only the temporary illusion of it.
70: KilroyCafe: 2010-06-26: cruise — n. a packaged consumer experience providing the illusion of travel without any risk of self-discovery. See also: Las Vegas.
71: KilroyCafe: 2010-06-21: Have no illusions. You are but a small animal on the curb of life trying to cross the busy road.
72: KilroyCafe: 2010-05-12: Taste — be it for food, fashion, music or sex — is always an illusion. It is the promise of something more than what you actually get.
73: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-13: Social "progress" is an illusion. There is no progress and never has been. There has only been change, with both winners and losers.
74: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-12: College professors are to education as the figurehead is to a ship: irrelevant and unnecessary but giving the illusion of leadership.
75: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-26: Reason in humans is an illusion. Human behavior is dictated by ego, with reason backfilled only later to support the choice already made.
76: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-25: For many, mathematics is a drug as powerful as cocaine, luring them from reality into the illusion of perfection.
77: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-25: The maintenance of social order depends not on justice, which is unobtainable, but the illusion of it.
78: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-18: Existentialism is illustrated in Monty Python's Philosophers' Football Match, when Archimedes shouts "Eureka" and HITS THE DAMN BALL!
79: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-17: In business as in life, there is no such thing as a guarantee, only the illusion of it that suckers are willing to pay too much for.
80: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-03: "When the illusion of prayer disappears we become men and women of action." @almightygod
81: KilroyCafe: 2009-11-06: The Ft. Hood rampage illustrates what I've been saying all along: The real killer isn't stress but stress counselors!
82: KilroyCafe: 2009-11-03: Television is for prisoners and shut-ins. If you have any illusions of freedom, there are better things to do with it!
83: KilroyCafe: 2009-09-23: Caffeine, like other addictions, is an illusion. It gives you "energy" only by stealing it from someplace else.
84: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-29: Photo Tip #13: ILLUSION OF MOTION. Every photo should be "going someplace" with its main character engaged in an action.
85: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-26: Photo Tip #5: ILLUSION OF DEPTH. Always put something in the foreground and something in the background.
86: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-26: The carbonation in soft drinks, like other marketing ploys, gives the illusion of substance to an otherwise vapid product.
87: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-26: "Pleasure may come from illusion, but happiness can come only of reality." - Chamfort via @linkibol
88: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-25: There is no safe haven. It is always an illusion.
89: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-10: Order is maintained in a society not by actual justice but by the perception and illusion of justice.
90: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-28: Attention magicians: You can't create illusions for a living and then complain about people believing in the paranormal.
91: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-21: You could argue the life is an illusion. Existentialism says, "So what?" It's the best illusion we have, so we have to respect it's rules.
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