… that today is the Parking Meter’s Birthday? The first automatic parking meters were installed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, in 1935. They cost a nickel an hour and were placed at 20-foot intervals along the curb that corresponded to spaces painted on the pavement. And they’ve been a fixture ever since!
Today’s Inspirational Quote:
“Patience is something you admire in the driver behind you and scorn in the one ahead.”
— Mac McCleary
via The Trust Crisis
set off a right-wing viral news cycle