@KitRedgrave @noelle I was actually moments from saying this :p
@KitRedgrave @noelle like hmm, part of this sign from when lightbulbs were first invented is incorrect, understanding what I know now in a modern context

@noelle "nor does it affect the soundness of sleep"

As someone who lived next to highway street lights, I call bullshit Mr. Edison

@noelle Reminds me of James Thurber:
"[His grandmother] lived the latter years of her life in the horrible suspicion that electricity was dripping invisibly all over the house. It leaked, she contended, out of empty sockets if the wall switch had been left on.

She would go around screwing in bulbs, and if they lighted up she would hastily and fearfully turn off the wall switch...” :-D

Full quote at:
fortnightly.com/fortnightly/20

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