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November 8, 2004 12:01 AM

Broken: Home Depot exit (Silver Spring, MD)

Noexit1350Maggy Sterner writes:

The Home Depot store in Silver Spring, MD (near Washington, D.C.) has signs that point to the way for you to exit the parking lot. The sign is trying to say, "This is the way to exit." Instead, what happens is people drive up, see the sign, can't figure out what they're supposed to do, get confused, and end up incorrectly exiting the parking lot via the entrance, where other cars are coming in.



So if we just took a big bottle of Wite-Out and brushed out the "NO," it would work...

Posted by: daisy at November 8, 2004 08:28 PM

Yes, Maggy I have seen it.I was confused myself one time.

Posted by: Al at November 9, 2004 12:32 PM

I must agree with daisy. That's really stupid. Heh.

Posted by: Taco boy at November 12, 2004 10:02 PM

i thought about just becoming the avenging angel for clear communication and putting duct tape over the 'no' ... but then i thought about the part where i'd have to say, 'well, mommy was arrested for vandalism yesterday at home depot...'

Posted by: maggy at November 13, 2004 11:49 PM

Does it mean that you can exit the way that the arrow is NOT pointing?

Posted by: c at January 16, 2005 09:20 PM

hey this is NOTHING compered to this sign i saw in ohio. i saw it in a state park. this is how it looked:


Horse Trail--->

I have a picture of it, too! I crack up every time i see that picture!

Posted by: alin niwest at April 21, 2005 08:51 PM

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