bollards, bolsters, who cares?

Arnold M. Zwicky zwicky at CSLI.STANFORD.EDU
Tue May 8 21:23:20 UTC 2007

NYT op-ed piece by Colum McCann, 5/8/07:

My children might ask me about the complexities of SWAT teams on Wall
Street, or why there are traffic bolsters around the synagogue on
East 87th Street, or why...


the only relevant google hit on "traffic bolsters".

"traffic bollards", on the other hand, gets over 20k.


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