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I really can't think what title to give a thread with a photo like that.

 
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I first noticed it last night; photo taken at lunchtime today














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I first noticed it last night; photo taken at lunchtime today
I first noticed it last night; photo taken at lunchtime today
 
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Someone's hanging those off the lamppost in case anyone else wants to make masks from them.
Each one makes two.
It's very thoughtful of them.
 
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Of course.....I had all sorts of other theories about how they got there, but that is much more likely.
 
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A practical joke gone very right
 
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Instructions to use :



Keeps the virus and ladies away.

PS - I don't know what any of that text in the image means. German ?
 
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I didn't know heads also could be simply meassured in alphabet.
 
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Tom Joe wrote:. . . I don't know what any of that text in the image means. German ?

Yes, it is German.

Now that protective masks are just about sold out, here is the alternative.

 
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Campbell Ritchie wrote:Yes, it is German.



I'm pretty certain that "ausverkauft" means "sold out". From that you can understand the whole thing.
 
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Paul Clapham wrote:. . . "ausverkauft" means "sold out". . . .

Yes it does; I have provided a translation.
 
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