Signs: The most useful thing you pay no attention to. – By Julia Turner – Slate Magazine

If you know me, you know I love good signage. I recently wandered around the Nashville airport looking to find the United Airlines desk to get a boarding pass, and check a bag. This turned out to be harder than it should have been. When I approached a helpful-appearing Southwest Air employee, her eyes glazed over when I asked for directions to United. “Um, y’all mean Delta?” I did find United, but it could have been easier. How ’bout a sign you can actually see?

Signs: The most useful thing you pay no attention to. – By Julia Turner – Slate Magazine