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Funny signs

A couple of years ago, I posted on wordsbybob.com a funny sign I had actually seen.  It was a misspelled sign on a main road about a quarter mile from my house. I called the post  Sign fail or dude where’s my spellchecker?

Once, I saw it, I turned around and went back home to get my camera.  I have seen many funny signs on the internet, but this one was one I actually photographed.

Now two years later, I find a comment on my blog that someone discovered the real misspelled sign and posted it on their humorous website.   They did credit me and my blog as the originator of it, and I thank them for it.

This website has many funny signs and other humorous pictures.  It is called the Witty Octopus, so check them out.

I guess you never know where things are going to show up.

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Sign fail or dude, where’s my spellchecker?

Misspelled signs or funny signs are entertaining to me.   Some real signs are funnier than anything you can make up.

A couple of days ago, I saw a sign that caused me to go get my camera so I could share it with you.

Someone was going to have a moving sale.  They got a 4 x 8 piece of plywood to spray paint to let the world (or at least NE Loveland) know of their sale.   They posted the sign for a few days at a very busy intersection in Loveland

The problem?  They didn’t spellcheck or have someone who has taken basic English look at the sign before they put it out on the corner.

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