|Commuter Quilt, digital print on vinyl, 51 x 35" ©2005-7|
Did you ever wonder where the term "Sig Alert" originated? Loyd C. Sigman, a broadcasting engineer, invented a radio and tape recorder to help the police broadcast traffic warnings. Dubbed "Sigman Radio Alerts" and shortened to Sig Alerts, they began in Los Angeles in 1955.
8/31 update: CONTEST WAS CANCELLED, boo