BARS::Parking Meter "Sign" in Tempe, Arizona

This parking meter "sign" is on East 6th St. in downtown Tempe, Arizona.

The parking sign says...

   +-----------------------------+
   | Payment required until: 6pm |
   |         3 Hour Max          |
   |       Meters Enforced:      |
   |        8am-6pm Mon-Sat      |
   |  Pay by Phone or Coin only  |
   +-----------------------------+
   the numbers are:  6  3  8  6

   the math is:  6 / 3 + 6 = 8
 
   rsCardinalityEval:  6 / 3 + 8 - 6 = 4
   * There are 4 numbers in this parking meter "sign".

   rs42Eval:  6 * 6 + 3 * cuberoot(8) = 42
   * 42 is the "Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything"

   rsStateEval:  6 / 3! * 8 * 6 = 48
   * Arizona was the 48th state admitted to the Union.

   more math:  median(3, 6, 8) = 6

   more math:  median(6, 6, 8) = 3!

   off-by-one rs37Eval:  6 + 3 * 8 + 6 = 37-1
   off-by-one rs37Eval:  6 * (8 - 3) + 6 = 37-1
   * Why rs37Eval? 37 Heaven @ http://thirty-seven.org

   off-by-one rsAgeEval:  6 + 3 + 8 * 6 = 56+1
   * TempeHiker was 56 years young when he found this parking meter.
     Note: TempeHiker's age rounded to the near whole number was 57.

Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 26 January 2014

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