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Salt Lake City, Idaho. Wait. What?? Let’s see that map again.

ABC News: NYC Mayor

When Mayor Michael Bloomberg called in to his weekly radio show Friday from a media conference out West, he could hardly contain his excitement as he described the beautiful mountains and weather out in “Salt Lake City, Idaho.”

The problem, of course, is that there is no such place. Bloomberg was in Sun Valley, Idaho — and Salt Lake City is 300 miles away and in a different state.

July 11, 2008 Posted by | Dumb Bureaucrats, politicians | , | Comments Off on Salt Lake City, Idaho. Wait. What?? Let’s see that map again.

Somehow I-5 doesn’t seem so bad now…

Evening rush in New Delhi

July 11, 2008 Posted by | Cars, traffic | , | Comments Off on Somehow I-5 doesn’t seem so bad now…

Political correctness at its’ silliest best

Metro.co.uk

To be an air traffic controller you need many talents, including quick decision-making skills, calmness under pressure and – crucially – good eyesight.

But at one airport with a vacancy, application forms are being offered in Braille – despite stating the job r­equires 20/20 vision. St Mary’s airport, on the Isles of Scilly, says it must include the small print for its equality policy.

July 11, 2008 Posted by | Dumb Bureaucrats | Comments Off on Political correctness at its’ silliest best