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PostSubject: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeFri Jul 03, 2009 9:56 pm

Have you noticed how the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? The exception is if they need to make a 1/4 turn to the right to give a traffic direction, otherwise turns of 180, and the double 180 are always counter-clockwise. I wonder if they are taught that or does it just comes naturally? scratch
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PostSubject: Re: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeSat Jul 04, 2009 8:45 pm

Maybe it's like fighter pilots - it's always easier to turn left than to turn right. Nearly every dogfight was fought in this manner.
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PostSubject: Re: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeSun Jul 05, 2009 3:53 am

And they always hold the baton in the right hand, probably so the baton exchange is the same for everyone. That must be a requirement, and I would guess they are also drilled to spin left as a rule.

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(I just noticed I made all our PTG smilies spin left. Maybe it is just a natural direction)
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PostSubject: Re: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeTue Jul 07, 2009 2:36 pm

Just like in militay training, each one is taught to do it exactly the same.
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PostSubject: Re: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeWed Jul 08, 2009 5:57 pm

A little-known fact is that north of the equator all trafficgirls rotate counter-clockwise and south of the equator they rotate clockwise.
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PostSubject: Re: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeWed Jul 08, 2009 8:08 pm

What if they're standing exactly ON the equator?????
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PostSubject: Re: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeSat Aug 01, 2009 2:18 am

Mayor_of_Pyongyang wrote:
What if they're standing exactly ON the equator?????
Traffic gridlock.
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PostSubject: Re: Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise?   Why do the traffic girls always rotate counter-clockwise? Icon_minitimeTue Aug 04, 2009 7:18 am

I don't think there are any major cities ON the equator, so there would be no trafficgirls there.
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JIMBIALEK wrote:
I don't think there are any major cities ON the equator, so there would be no trafficgirls there.
I think that was a hypothetical question.
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catcher22 wrote:
JIMBIALEK wrote:
I don't think there are any major cities ON the equator, so there would be no trafficgirls there.
I think that was a hypothetical question.
And a facetious answer.
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