Subject: Re: San Jose 2/29/98
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Brent Stone)
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 1998 17:07:57 GMT
On Mon, 30 Mar 1998 10:11:39 GMT, email@example.com (David Gerard) wrote:
On Sun, 29 Mar 1998 20:43:29 -0500, firstname.lastname@example.org (Mike O'Connor) wrote:
> In article <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org (Brent Stone) wrote:
> > The sprinklers were turned on again just after I got there. [...]
> Suggestion: Wear a bright yellow rain slicker and hat, and a plastic sign.
> Then picket on the sidewalk as usual, through the sprinklers. Tell the TV
> stations what you are doing and why. Have your sign mention www.xenu.com.
> A good picket needs good art to get good coverage. -Mike
Foam-board works really well - lighter than cardboard and strong. That and a cardboard tube would make a good sign.
Be sure to use waterproof marker for the sign :-)
I found 2x3' corrugated plastic for signs at Tap Plastics for $2.75 locally. Completely waterproof, and after I letter the sign, I spray it with clear "Liquid Plastic". I fold the things in half over a stick for signs that hold up to wind, attach them with a staple gun. At $2.75/sign, I can make different signs as the mood strikes me.
- Brent [getting better at sign-tech]