Show of HandsShow of Hands

EstroJen October 19th, 2013 4:51am

What are your feelings on sign holders dressed in costume or not, flipping signs or still? Creative job opportunity or unnerving to watch?

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TierasPet
10/19/13 6:29 am

Some of them are really good and fun to watch. Others are pretty boring. It's a job though so good for them.

ozzy
10/19/13 6:11 am

Unless it is just an entry level starter job (qualification)

ozzy
10/19/13 5:17 am

A waste if time and money - and a terrible job. Especially I the sign says "the end is near". Lol

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EstroJen Washington
10/20/13 8:18 pm

Because the mattresses are factory direct!!!

deathvalley Chicago native
10/19/13 3:06 am

It's so awkward here!
Wtf am I suppose to do? Wave back?

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EstroJen Washington
10/20/13 8:21 pm

When someone's wearing a giant costume, I never know if I should look them in their fake plastic eyes or into the characters mouth, where the person's head is. Awkward.

Scrazzle Winter is Coming
10/19/13 12:53 am

I had to do it for. Pizza place... We all rotated through shifts and we all hated it. Poor marketing.

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EstroJen Washington
10/20/13 8:22 pm

Did you dress like a ninja turtle?

Hope Minneapolis
10/18/13 10:57 pm

It works sometimes or they wouldn't be doing it

Praetorianus Fair enough.
10/18/13 10:25 pm

Just put up an ordinary sign and cut the drama.

EstroJen Washington
10/20/13 8:38 pm

Yes, I've never been enticed to buy collectables because a teenager in a banana costume was twirling a sign for a store.

presleyc5 tejas
10/18/13 10:01 pm

There was an older gentlemen who was a sign twirler next to my old house. He was pretty awesome to watch. He'd put his headphones on and dance all day. Crazy dances, like break dancing and stuff. He seemed to enjoy it, and hey if it pays the bills...

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PartyJustin R.O.C.K. in the R.O.C.
10/18/13 9:57 pm

I just can't imagine anyone possibly being motivated to visit a store because of these folks...

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EstroJen Washington
10/20/13 8:35 pm

Have you ever seen the Liberty Tax folks dress like the Statue of Liberty? I have only seen a couple of women dressed as Lady Liberty. It's weird.

PartyJustin R.O.C.K. in the R.O.C.
10/20/13 8:57 pm

Holy cow, no. I've only ever seen the guys dancing with the sign. Maybe a few dressed up for Halloween, now that I think about it.

EstroJen Washington
10/20/13 9:01 pm

Teen guys dressed as a woman statue with earbuds in, boppin' along and wearing a giant foam hand. Yeah... never had my taxes done there.

dyousif Rhode Island
10/18/13 9:55 pm

A job is a job, whatever pays the bills.

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ozzy
10/19/13 6:11 am

You should find a job that you have a passion for, not just pay the bills. That us what separates the successful from the slackers.