Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Wiki-Chair and beyond

Ha.  PG picks up the Parking Chair theme with the intro of comments from here in Parking Chair Zen.

Speaking of The Chair*.... local style guides should require capitalization! The living reference that is Wikipedia is has continued to expand the (no longer just Pittsburgh) Parking Chair page.  Fascinating to watch. It now even needs a table of contents.  Did you know the the Pittsburgh Left has it's own page as well?  Does it mean anything that the only Wiki entry for "Pittsburgh Left" refers only to the traffic manuever? i.e. Wikipedia has no disambiguation for any political use of that term?

On that though...  support the dead trees.  You might find an interesting map in the CP today that Potter (or his bosses?) will not put online until tomorrow I imagine.  Some related Pgh-media-tech-geek history.  Anyone notice the CP is now using the old doman for In Pittsburgh (http://www.inpgh.com/)_which it bought some years ago. The commute from Samoa (.ws) must have been getting painful in that they were using (http://www.pittsburghcitypaper.ws/).  I've been meaning to ask.  Who owns pittsburghcitypaper.com?

Oh yeah..... gotta keep up with the times:  #parkingchair.

* no Bram, not that chair.

8 Comments:

Blogger Conservative Mountaineer said...

Reading [PA] to confiscate items used to save parking spaces

http://readingeagle.com/article.aspx?id=196662

Could you imagine what would happen if the Boy Mayor would do this here?

Wednesday, February 17, 2010 7:17:00 AM  
Anonymous MH said...

If the parking chairs get moved, you may as well have the kids stand out there with a sign. Apparently Pittsburgh can't clear enough snow for them to attend school.

Wednesday, February 17, 2010 1:36:00 PM  
Blogger C. Briem said...

someone should stage that picture. a kid standing in a shoveled out spot holding up a sign that says "chair".

Wednesday, February 17, 2010 8:33:00 PM  
Anonymous MH said...

Saturday is "Pittsburgh Parking Chair Day" at the Children's Museum. You can tell that many people don't fully understand the concept. There are plenty of people using chairs that are way too nice to be left outside.

Thursday, February 18, 2010 8:28:00 PM  
Anonymous Jerry said...

This morning I saw a parking toilet on Harriet Street. I unfortunately had no camera.

Friday, February 26, 2010 9:10:00 AM  
Blogger C. Briem said...

the parking toilet(s) have been pretty well at this point. City paper had a picture of a whole bathroom ensemble in the streets last week.

Friday, February 26, 2010 3:15:00 PM  
Blogger Zheng junxai5 said...

zhengjx20160518
true religion outlet
ray ban outlet
louis vuitton purses
jordan retro 13
nike sb dunks
rolex watches
kd 7 shoes
oakley canada
coach outlet
cheap jordans
nike air max uk
adidas running shoes
nike outlet store
michael kors outlet clearance
nike store
nike outlet
louis vuitton outlet online
air jordan homme
kate spade handbags
nike roshe run
coach factory outlet online
montblanc pens
louis vuitton outlet stores
louis vuitton handbags
michael kors purses
michael kors outlet clearance
tiffany and co jewelry
fitflops
oakley sunglasses wholesale
tory burch boots
louis vuitton outlet stores
kate spade handbags
michael kors outlet online
michael kors handbags
jordan 3 retro
abercrombie and fitch
fitflop shoes
air jordan shoes
coach outlet online
michael kors outlet

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 9:04:00 PM  
Blogger Fangyaya said...

tory burch flats
christian louboutin sneakers
louis vuitton purses
oakley sunglasses wholesale
coach factory outlet
michael kors handbags
montblanc pen
michael kors handbags
louis vuitton handbags
true religion outlet
jordan 6s
oakley vault
ray ban sunglasses wholesale
jordan concords
michael kors outlet online
burberry sale
fitflop shoes
cheap beats headphones
rolex watches for sale
nike running shoes
cheap true religion jeans
coach factory outlet online
rolex watches
cheap true religion
gucci belts
ray ban outlet
michael kors handbags
cheap toms
burberry outlet
gucci outlet
lebron 13 shoes
cheap oakleys
louis vuitton
michael kors bags
jordan 3 powder blue
true religion jeans cheap
hermes bags
gucci outlet online
replica watches
polo outlet
20168.9chenjinyan

Monday, August 08, 2016 10:13:00 PM  

Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home