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I would take a Sharpie to the sign and add misleading commas. But that's
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> Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2007 1:39 PM
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> Subject: poor/misleading signage
> Someone who is addicted to the third person and hates punctuation
> carefully printed this sign at my workplace:
> "Weapons concealed or otherwise are prohibited on these premises"
> I *assume* the sign means:
> "Weapons, concealed or otherwise, are prohibited on these premises."
> But it COULD mean:
> "Weapons concealed, or otherwise are prohibited on these premises"
> So if I bring my weapon and keep it concealed, I should be OK, right?
> (yeah, as *if*!)
> I suspect I'm too new here to actually ASK this question without
> getting a visit form the FBI - especially considering the ...err,
> enthusiasm... of some of my car's bumper strips.
> The sign has been progressively distracting me; I just had to share
> with people I thought would understand :)
> Susan Hogarth
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