Tim Kiser's photos with the all caps

Unobstructed view of a cinderblock hardware store.

Unobstructed view of a cinderblock hardware store.
The idea behind the Woman Logo is that "Pettit" and "petticoat" each start with the same five letters, petti.

The sun is in a weird place.

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In downtown Eaton Rapids, Michigan, on March 27th, 2016, outside Pettit Hardware off the…
Added on November 12, 2016

Come home to Checc$ Cashed.

Come home to Checc$ Cashed.
It stands for Casino Hotel Employees Check Cashing $ervice. Wonderful!

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In Atlantic City, New Jersey, on May 2nd, 2015, a building at the northeast corner of Pacific Avenue and New York Avenue.

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Library of…
Added on December  4, 2016

Cigarettes and candy locked up tight.

Cigarettes and candy locked up tight.
The stacks of newspapers inside the building absorb moisture from the air, keeping the cigarettes and candy fresh without need for additional climate control.

But the first thing I think of when I think of CT News is: its antipigeon/antiseagull spikes.…
Added on December  1, 2016

Flap Jack Family Restaurant is a flapjack restaurant.

Flap Jack Family Restaurant is a flapjack restaurant.
In Lansing Charter Township, Michigan, on November 16th, 2015, at the southeast corner of East Grand River Avenue (Highway M-46) and North Homer Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
GT3911.A2 Signs and signboards—Uni…
Added on December  4, 2016

Erected 1990!!!!!

Erected 1990!!!!!
"Wonderful architecture. Absolutely spectacular," I said as I took pictures. Then I put my camera in my satchel and spent a few minutes alternately waving to and clapping my hands at the workers inside.

My happiness was tempered by the noise of a raucous…
Added on September 25, 2016

A picture of trails girls.

A picture of trails girls.
The performers are legally required to be adults and it would be more polite to call them women.

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In Salt Lake City, Utah, on May 31st, 2016, outside Trails Gentlemen's Club on the east side of 300 West between 900 South and Ameri…
Added on November 26, 2016

Display idea.

Display idea.
The sign's illustration of a banner used to read: "Signs, banners, graphics." That's pretty neat!

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In Salt Lake City, Utah, on May 31st, 2016, on the east side of 300 West, north of 500 South.

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Added on December 23, 2016

Come home to friends and comfort.

Come home to friends and comfort.
The Off Trax Cafe is not a front for any kind of illegal activity. You can visit the business as you would any other business.

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In Salt Lake City, Utah, on May 31st, 2016, on the south side of Harvey Milk Boulevard (a/k/a 900 Sout…
Added on October 17, 2016

Favorite oil change sign.

Favorite oil change sign.
This style of roadside sign is going out of style. This one is framed by a string of christmas lights.

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In Ypsilanti, Michigan, on October 14th, 2013, outside Express Quick Lube on the north side of East Michigan Avenue (Highway M…
Added on December  1, 2016

An exec•u•centre.

An exec•u•centre.
At this execucentre, are the letters carved into the columns or painted onto the columns? I'll leave it to you to decide. There are no wrong answers.

Have you ever needed execucentre services? Tell about it in comments.

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In downt…
Added on June 15, 2016

Parking spaces.

Parking spaces.
Welcome to parking spaces.

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In downtown Mount Pleasant, Michigan, on August 1st, 2015, at the southeast corner of Mosher Street and North Franklin Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
GT3911.…
Added on August 14, 2016

Welcome to the Michigan Building.

Welcome to the Michigan Building.
This is in Michigan so presumably the building's appearance is not intended as an insult to the state of Michigan or its residents. That tree needs your prayers.

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In downtown Mount Pleasant, Michigan, on August 1st, 2015, the Mich…
Added on May 16, 2016

Gableshaped falsefront of gardenfoods and taxforms.

Gableshaped falsefront of gardenfoods and taxforms.
"Ah the colors of nongables," I sighed worldwearily. This might look classy at night when the small touches of neon get switched on.

The people at China Garden cut a hole in their venetian blinds so the 'open' sign would show.

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Added on March 24, 2016

☺☺☺ A shopping centre! ☺☺☺

☺☺☺ A shopping centre! ☺☺☺
The 4 destinations are Dance City West Dance Studio, Alexanian's Central Flooring, Patterson Performance Racing/Sign Solutions, and Z Salon.

According to Google Streetview's memories of July 2011, 5 other bizzes that used to be at Waverly Centre were: Th…
Added on May 12, 2016

"Come home to Reutti: Where adult probation parks!"

"Come home to Reutti: Where adult probation parks!"
In downtown Hamilton, Ohio, on April 4th, 2015, on the south side of Court Street, west of South 2nd Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
GT3911.A2 Brick wall signs—United States—Pictorial works.
HD69.B7 Business nam…
Added on May 17, 2016

GIFT.

GIFT.
Chinatown Gift Shop. 802 H St.

T-shirts. Souvenirs. Watch. Handbag. Hat. Cigarette. Sweater. Telephone. Card. Battery. Key chains. Soda. Water. Sunglasses. Umbrella.

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In Chinatown in Washington, D.C., on March 9th, 2013, at the s…
Added on February 23, 2016

I was at one of the most prominent storage building signs in all of San Francisco.

I was at one of the most prominent storage building signs in all of San Francisco.
You can google "public storage" insurance if you want to find reasons to dislike the Public Storage corporation. The company was founded in 1972.

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In San Francisco on July 1st, 2015, a view from a Muni Route 38AX bus window at the…
Added on January 12, 2016

A law office! Read the names getting sidelit.

A law office! Read the names getting sidelit.
Architecture about law is like dancing about writing. Economics about singing is like windowlessness about fear.

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In downtown Miamisburg, Ohio, on April 4th, 2015, a building at the northwest corner of East Ferry Street and North…
Added on September 30, 2015