Letter: The faux snowflake of Pack Square

Graphic by Lori Deaton

Have other Mountain Xpress readers noted that the lighted snowflake in Pack Square in downtown Asheville only has five points?

It’s a scientific certainty of nature that all snowflakes have six points, due to the natural crystallization patterns of water molecules.

How did Asheville get duped by a “snowflake imposter”?!

— David Byers


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7 thoughts on “Letter: The faux snowflake of Pack Square

  1. Alan Ditmore

    I guess the snowflakes of Asheville can’t even get that right, though it also takes a snowflake to care.

  2. Shultz!

    And here I was thinking I was the only one who was so very irritated when I saw that! Like nails on a chalkboard for the eyes…

  3. Tsalagister

    When did caring ,empathy, finding common ground with your fellow humans become a.negative connotation?
    Oh yeah…I remember…When the Koch brothers bought our government.
    If you’re a Pavlovian dog in a Skinnerian box, a slave to Bernays and Kinsey…..
    Please…think before you speak how your words affect others.
    Sighs…I’m rather disgusted by both sides of the political divide and conquer b.s….
    Grateful as a Indigenous person…to have seen this b.s. before..

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