It used to be said that the British demonstrated their love for compromise by driving down the middle of the road. I’m not sure how that true is now, but after five minutes spent in a typical parking lot here, you can see that the idea has caught on in a big way in Israel, but as a stationary concept. (Somewhat ironical given that compromise – as an attitude – is not that popular.)
For example, take this guy:
After all, why take up one parking bay when two are available?
And then this guy:
Same trick. Well executed.
Here’s the clincher:
See – two into three does go! (Maybe they are related?)