Spring Break Needs a Copy Editor

(Even as I type that title, I can’t help thinking that it goes without saying.) Nevertheless: from the trenches of travel come the following signs.


This is with thanks to Kent, who smartly decided to avoid the Splash Pad until he learns how water is recalculated. The two images below come, respectively, from Japan and Ohio, and are both… clarifying.



Before I lived in Europe, I worked as a copy editor. I still enjoy a good sign.


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One response to “Spring Break Needs a Copy Editor

  1. Scott

    My daughter spotted a sign in a Freeport, Maine clothing store directing shoppers to the upper floor with: “Men’s, kids, baby upstairs.”

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