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Images of Canberra – The shoes of Woolley St

By johnboy - 29 October 2008 20

According to urban legend a pair of shoes wrapped around a power line indicates the presence of a drug dealer.

So what does three pairs of shoes say about a restaurant strip?

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Images of Canberra – The shoes of Woolley St
blueberry 2:18 pm 29 Oct 08

Mmm as far as i can remember we don’t live in Brooklyn in the late nineties, early eighties. So yeah, i doubt it has any thing to do with drugs more to do with bored people with extra shoes to throw around.

tylersmayhem 2:13 pm 29 Oct 08

Best Regards Ray Kroc

Is that Ray Kroc who died back in 1984 of heart failure from eating too much of his own s**t food?

Beserk Keyboard Warr 1:53 pm 29 Oct 08

Ever since the area has been plagued by corduroy-wearing, tofu-eating types, sales have been a little down at the Dickson branch. So thanks Johnboy for that little bit of sly viral marketing. Your 2 for 1 cheeseburger voucher has been sent to your home address, as promised.

Best Regards,
Ray Kroc

Granny 12:59 pm 29 Oct 08

Likewise, niftydog.

: )

niftydog 12:32 pm 29 Oct 08

Nerds really should consider wearing slip-on shoes.

There is one drug prominently advertised (twice) in that photo, but you’d have to be desperate to get it from Maccas.

Granny said :

It reminds me of Big Fish ….

Underrated – I thought it was great!

peterh 11:59 am 29 Oct 08

OzChick said :

There is a door snake hanging up in front of the Parkview Apartments in Kippax. What does hanging these things up actually mean?

no more draughts?

RAGD 11:45 am 29 Oct 08

I am around Dickson almost every day, and I have never seen these. Have to learn to look up I guess.

Granny 11:43 am 29 Oct 08

It reminds me of Big Fish ….

OzChick 11:43 am 29 Oct 08

There is a door snake hanging up in front of the Parkview Apartments in Kippax. What does hanging these things up actually mean?

Thumper 11:40 am 29 Oct 08

Only the ones from Glasgow…

fnaah 11:39 am 29 Oct 08

Faeries wear boots?

Danman 11:33 am 29 Oct 08

What does it mean when a pair of shoes are wrapped around a string of fairy lights ?

Loose Brown 11:23 am 29 Oct 08

WARNING: HIGH SPIRITS IN THIS AREA.

B_Man 11:17 am 29 Oct 08

I reckon it indicates a high school in close proximity.

PBO 11:14 am 29 Oct 08

I always thought that it meant that a long term resident had left the area and wanted those left behind to remember that this was their old stomping ground.

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