This is one that has been irking Jeff and me for nearly a year now.
Just after the terrorist attacks of last year, our nearby Hoyts Cinema 16 posted the sign you see above. It reads:
TO ENSURE YOUR SAFETY AND THAT OF OUR
EMPLOYEES, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, NO
BACKPACKS, SHOPPING BAGS, OVERSIZED PURSES,
OR OTHER PACKAGES WILL BE ALLOWED INTO THE
THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS POLICY.
WE APPRECIATE YOUR COOPERATION AND