[rescue] LCD monitor diagnosis

Don Y dgy at DakotaCom.Net
Fri Apr 28 17:45:07 CDT 2006

nate at portents.com wrote:
>> My solution when I happen to be walking past someone entering/exiting
>> their vehicle in such a spot is to smile, disarmingly, and casually
>> say, "I hope some day you NEED that spot." and keep smiling and
>> walking.  It usually takes them a few moments to realize that
>> I have not wished them well!
> I was heading into a Best Buy in LA about six years ago, and a Lamborghini
> Diablo pulled into a handicapped spot in the front row of spaces, and a
> young, healthy couple got out and walked in.  I noticed there was some
> sort of handicap permit hanging from their rear view mirror, but the
> plates were normal.  To this day I still don't know what was up with that.

Yes, the "movement" here was to put a photo on these "portable tags"
so that if you had it hanging in your car and the person portrayed
on the tag was NOT in the vehicle, you got a hefty fine!  To stop
these sorts of abuses... "Mom, can I borrow your handicapped
tag so I can get a good parking place when I run out to buy

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