darkskywatcher (darkskywatcher) wrote,
darkskywatcher
darkskywatcher

Today we are having fun with habits and conditioning here on the range.

We have two escalators that are the primary means of movement between the street level and our lobby. Today, the one that usually goes up is broken, and so the escalator that usually goes down is going up instead.

I've watched a fascinating number of people (not a majority, but a significant number) walk up the broken escalator, ignoring or choosing not to use the functioning escalator right next to it.
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