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We need an icon for "Get off my lawn!"

Interesting how we still use icons on our computers for items that we no long use in real-life.

There's some big user experience lessons to be learned from this article. Occupants of a English-speaking, western culture expect certain things in certain places. We expect to find the copyright and publishing data inside front pages of our books. We expect to find the knife and fork on different sides of the plate. And fifteen or so years into this interwebz thing, we expect certain icons to be, well, iconic.

“We need an icon for "Get off my lawn!"”