By John Dodge

CHICAGO (CBS) — As the mayor’s office will tell you, city crews have been hard at work filling a bazillion potholes created by the brutal, historic winter.

However, because there are a bazillion of them, the crews can’t get to every one.

So, that’s where the ingenuity of Chicagoans come into play.

Witness the pothole workaround near Irving Park Road and Elston Avenue, posted on Reddit recently. (Picture above)

It seems to work perfectly.

Notice the tire tracks on the cushion.

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