Are you feeling sorry yet?? Well?!?!
January 14th, 2013 · 16 comments
January 13th, 2013 · 48 comments
In the U.K. —more so than anywhere else — self-proclaimed “polite notices” are quite often anything but. Take, for example, these two notices, both from London.
related: A polite notice from New Zealand
January 12th, 2013 · 45 comments
At Westside Market in New York City, a cheesemonger gives his final two (hundred and ninety-nine) cents:
extra credit: Meet The Mysterious Cheesemonger Behind The Quotable Fromage [gothamist.com]
extra extra credit: A Collection of Curiously Eccentric Cheese Labels [nymag.com]
January 10th, 2013 · 47 comments
This type of note, I think, is the absolute WORST.
January 9th, 2013 · 127 comments
Spotted in the reception area of a doctors’ office:
related: Hard Candy
January 8th, 2013 · 56 comments
Writes our submitter, “Bob L,” in California: “I posted a negative review on Yelp of a local business. Next time I came in, I saw this note posted on their bulletin board. Glad I didn’t use my real name!”
extra credit: Portlandia “Bad Yelp review” [youtube]
January 7th, 2013 · 18 comments
“Understand,” writes Beck in Philadelphia, “I love this city. Filth and all.” But he also had to give props to this guerilla PSA — done in the style of the Philly Tourism Board’s “with love” ad campaign — adding, “I regret not actually being able to photograph all the trash that really was on the ground.”
January 7th, 2013 · 51 comments
Bill says he’s lived in the same building in Shenzhen, China for four years, “and the place still cracks me up, daily.” The latest from his building’s noticeboard:
related: Beware of falling hairballs