jonny goes to england

London & co

Stupid Pedestrians & other news

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So I found this curious shield opposite to a zebra crossing. It says “Pedestrians cross when green man is displayed”.

Now I wonder how effective that advice really is. Those who are stupid enough to not understand that the “green man” means walking probably can’t or won’t read a sign saying so!

In other news, we just finished writing our second paper and sent it in for comments. We’re probably going to submit it to ESOP conference again. Once we get some comments I might write something about it here.

Also I’m looking for a new flat! Exciting and tiring .. didn’t find anything suitable yet. I’d like to move a bit more west but still not too far away from uni. Let’s see if I find something …

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Written by jk

September 20, 2008 at 3:57 pm

Posted in english, London, QMUL, UK

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  1. Great idea! Let’s have some more signs:

    “Car accelerates when rightmost pedal is pressed down.”
    “Swerving off road will damage your car.”
    “Lack of gasoline in tank will stop movement of the vehicle.”
    “Driving in the wrong lane results in accidents.”

    Slinky

    November 1, 2008 at 3:17 pm


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