Tag Archives: Illusion

The Mind-Boggling Ames Window Illusion

Optical illusions depend on your perception of the information your eyes gather and send to your brain. This is the foundation of the Ames Window Illusion1 illustrated in the video above. The illusion was named after Adelbert Ames Jr., who created it in 1947.2 Ames was born in 1880 in Massachusetts.3 He earned his law… Read More »

The Pandemic Has Proven Democracy Is an Illusion

As Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pulled out all the stops to quash the trucker protest against vaccine mandates, without ever having actually listened to their complaints, a truth emerged, clear as day. Democracy has been an illusion. That’s the conclusion drawn by Canadian journalist Matthew Ehret in a February 18, 2022, Strategic Culture article.1… Read More »