Under a bad sign

More signs that not everything is what it seems.

DIRECTIONALLY CHALLENGED — Forget the Civil War. North and South come together on this access road in Mayflower, Ark.
IN THE WOODS — Mount Ida, in a very rural and remote part of the western Arkansas Ouachitas with its mix of mountain men, loggers, bikers and hikers, became a favorite with the New Age crowd for its wealth of quartz crystals. This street sign sort of sums it up.
GETTING INK — Tattoo parlor in Hot Springs, Ark., recycled this rooster to advertise its services. Along the right wing, it challenges the undecided with this phrase: “Don’t be a chicken.”