The entire country beset by storms, umbrellas -- an at once brilliant (a little roof you carry with you) and unwieldy (given bags and winds and the inevitable presence of other umbrella-carriers) necessity -- explode across the urban landscape. In aerial view, any city in a storm is a riot of color, but on the ground, it's an ugly fight for survival. Enough, already. Herein, some pointers to ensure no one loses an eye, no one buys a super-expensive novelty.
Read the whole article at the HuffPost.
Monday, December 22, 2008
End Umbrellarage! Umbrella etiquette...
...aka "umbrelliquette," according to this great article by Melissa Kirsch: