In through the out door

Entrance (photo by Tim Young)

X Entrance

Tim says:

Um…. what?!

I found this extremely funny — the Japanese and the English say opposite things. And the Japanese is right: this sign was hanging over the place to get out of the ticketed area of the station. I really have no idea what prompted JR to translate 「出口」 as “entrance”, but I think they need to check their dictionary again.

O Exit


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