The Burning Question Should you use a big umbrella on busy streets

first_img Yes, anything to keep me in my own personal dry haven (265) Yes, anything to keep me in my own personal dry havenNo, they are city killers and go against all footpath etiquetteCan’t we all just get alongVoteGot a burning question that has divided your household/work colleagues/friends? Let us know in the comments section or email us at [email protected] or [email protected] previous entries in The Burning Question > Can’t we all just get along (1421) No, they are city killers and go against all footpath etiquette (1242) It got us thinking about all those lads and ladies we’ve cussed in the past for bringing their extra-large umbrellas into the city’s busy streets, near-poking our eyes out, knocking our aforementioned hats off or sending us swerving into deep puddles.But, do they actually have the right idea?Today, we ask: Should you use a big umbrella on busy streets? WE KNOW HOW you feel. It’s Monday, you have the whole week looming ahead, and you have a lot on your plate.So do like we do here in TheJournal.ie HQ and get stuck into a serious debate on one of life’s most pressing issues.Possibly.This week: It’s really gross out. The rain. The wind. The grey. We all got soaked coming into work after allowing the hats/hoods/scarves win out in the battle of whether to bring the crappy, little umbrella with us, given that it would probably have ended up like this: Poll Results:last_img read more