A sneaky flower dealer near Sunset and Vermont in Los Angeles has a sign on the sidewalk that tricks drivers into thinking it sells roses for $4 a dozen.
But if you get down on your hands and knees and use a magnifying glass, you can see a tiny "1/2" in front of the large "DOZ,"and an equally miniature "99" above the dot after the "$4."
That said, the sign's design and colors are quite attractive.
Link (Via Museum of Hoaxes)
You’d be forgiven for thinking the videocassette format long-dead, but it turns out that Betamax is still around. Sony is finally going to withdraw tapes from sale, bringing a 40-year story to an end. The last recorders were sold in 2002. ベータビデオカセットおよびマイクロMVカセットテープ出荷終了のお知らせ [Sony; via The Verge]
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