Best Crowd Control - 2005
THE 'LINE DIRECTORS' AT UNION SQUARE'S WHOLE FOODS
At first THE 'LINE DIRECTORS' AT UNION SQUARE'S WHOLE FOODS seem a little extraneous. After all, their duties are limited to holding a walkie-talkie and telling customers which checkout station to use. But with 32 registers and lines of pushy foodies anxious to go home and try their new flaxseed oil, these herders streamline a potentially unbearable experience.