Parking perils

Uh oh! Maximum time is two hours, and the meter is expired.

parking-meter

 

Bigger uh oh! Can this be true? The fine will be fifteen hundred dollars?

carson-city-parking-sign

 

 

Whew!

We check another sign and find out the fine isnʼt really $1,500. Itʼs $15.00. Some prankster had whited out the period between the 5 and the first 0.

What a relief! Suddenly, weʼre $1,485 richer.

carson-city-parking--sign

 

 

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