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Signposts [Mar. 14th, 2005|04:13 pm]
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DON'T LOSE YOUR HEAD
TO GAIN A MINUTE
YOU NEED YOUR HEAD
YOUR BRAINS ARE IN IT
Burma Shave
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2005-03-14 02:25 pm (UTC)
Apparently the whole series of these used to be advertisements on the roads in like the 30's.
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[User Picture]From: jsmonkie
2005-03-14 04:22 pm (UTC)
Wow, now that you say that it reminds me of this book I read "Haroun and the Sea of Stories" by Salman Rushdie (did The Satanic Verses as well), because it has those type of sayings on the signs on the roads (in the book). Here are a few:

IF YOU TRY TO RUSH OR ZOOM
YOU ARE SURE TO MEET YOUR DOOM

LOOK OUT! SLOW DOWN! DON'T BE FUNNY!
LIFE IS PRECIOUS! CARS COST MONEY!

IF FROM SPEED YOU GET YOUR THRILL
TAKE PRECAUTION -- MAKE YOUR WILL
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2005-03-14 07:52 pm (UTC)
Exactly. *nod* You got the idea.
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From: m_buggie
2005-03-14 09:28 pm (UTC)
That Rushdie, always has something notable to say.
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