Feb 29, 2012

Should I stop or should I go?

Stop signs tell me to stop. I like that. They’re straightforward. But as I look off to the side, there is something not so straightforward. I wonder: “Do cars coming from the side street have a stop?” I proceed with some caution because I don’t know. It’s not very clear. I look, and see this:

Exactly. Pretty ordinary.

In User-Friendlytopia, I see this:

The back of the stop sign is painted a noticeable red. The post has been painted with red stripes. I don’t wonder: “Do cars coming from the side street have a stop?”

Thank you, Painter of Stop Signs. I like your work.

(Note: This apparently was done in Seattle as Christmas decoration to make the stop signs look like candy canes.)

 

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