Escalator of Life

Credit excellent Vermont photographer Daria Bishop, via Facebook, for alerting us to this fun video.

Many people have noticed that when there’s a staircase and an escalator side by side, almost everybody takes the escalator. Even if there’s a line to get onto the escalator and the stairs are free.

If you make a staircase fun, will people finally abandon the escalator?

I guess it’s somehow too much work to go up a flight of stairs. Unless you’re carrying a lot of stuff, I always thought staircases are pretty straightforward and easy, but what do I know?

Somebody decided to make the stairs at one place more fun. This is the delightful result:

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