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Really bad icon placement on billboard in Australia  [message #68444] Tue, 08 April 2014 03:13 Go to next message
Smokr is currently offline  Smokr   United States

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A friend on Twitter who follows George Takei sent me this...
George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) tweeted at 4:05 PM on Mon, Apr 07, 2014:
From a fan. Don't like unless you get why this is just bad icon placement.Now, I wonder if it takes a pounder... http://t.co/rg1ugWDPAr
(https://twitter.com/GeorgeTakei/status/453277327116730368)

So I checked to make sure it wasn't photoshopped...
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-05-23/sign-near-yass/4022920

Do you limit your service hours? Or is it by appointment only?

[Updated on: Tue, 08 April 2014 03:15]




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Re: Really bad icon placement on billboard in Australia  [message #68646 is a reply to message #68444] Fri, 10 October 2014 17:06 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Ashdaw is currently offline  Ashdaw   Australia

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It would only be a problem in America, we don't use 'ass' Aussies use ARSE. Laughing
Re: Really bad icon placement on billboard in Australia  [message #68649 is a reply to message #68444] Sat, 11 October 2014 06:47 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Ray is currently offline  Ray   Australia

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Re: Really bad icon placement on billboard in Australia  [message #68650 is a reply to message #68649] Sat, 11 October 2014 12:24 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Ashdaw is currently offline  Ashdaw   Australia

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Political correctness. we DON'T say ass to mean your back end, we would use ass as another word for donkey.Sad
Re: Really bad icon placement on billboard in Australia  [message #68704 is a reply to message #68444] Thu, 06 November 2014 14:23 Go to previous message
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Not only in Oz! The Dallas Cowboys will be playing an American football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in London soon. But their choice of hashtags for the event certainly leaves something to be desired!

#CowboysUK

Full story at:
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2255789-dallas-cowboys-co in-regrettable-cowboysuk-hashtag-for-london-game?hpt=hp_t4

(PS - Somebody's gonna get fired!)
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