Saturday, July 16, 2016

Messed up fact of the day

I am inside the UN General Assembly building at the moment, attending a Python conference. I just went to buy a T-shirt, and was told I had to order it online, and then go pick it up off the table in front of me. Why? Apparently, no one is allowed to exchange money inside the UN!

I guess they think they are a church of some sort, and took the lesson of the moneychangers in the temple to heart.

1 comment:

  1. Why can't they let you pay by credit card. That's paying online then picking it up, too.

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