Saturday, July 5, 2008

Lincoln Ways

Poor Lincoln Way, how your name has been altered. Let me count the ways:

First, a "7" in place of a real second "l".

Then they turn your "n" around"

Lincoln "Ave"? No such street exists, and yet it is labeled as such twice:


Okay, getting closer, but ome on, could they not find another "A"? How about the one used in "Ave"?


Ah, finally, here's a correct one:

4 comments:

Writeprocrastinator said...

I love your attention to detail.

It really seems that the crew who cut and laid the concrete out on these corners, simply went with whatever stencils where handy.

Janice said...

Thanks for the shout out on you blog!

Writeprocrastinator said...

You are welcome and thank you for showing me something different every day, that is right outside my own front door (and that shouldn't escape my eyes).

webdog said...

Thanks for the misspellings of Lincoln Way. I noticed recently that the SF Zine Fest has Lincoln Ave on their flyer!

I love your site and put a link on my Sunset District Events Calendar. Keep writing. :-)