Museum Mind Games: Adhesive Tape & Conservators Edition

whenyouworkatamuseum:

Fact: conservators hate scotch tape. It is their nemesis. When you ask a conservator for a piece of tape, they make this face: 

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And if you “innocently” mention that you’re going to use that tape to fasten something to a old, fragile object, they do this: 

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But obviously you know better than to actually do that, and your real plan for it is something more like: 

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