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 Post subject: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
PostPosted: Apr Thu 20, 2017 7:38 am 
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A Sign in a shoe repair store in Vancouver reads:
We will heel you
We will save your sole
We will even dye for you

A Sign on a blinds and curtain truck:
“Blind man driving.”

A Sign over a Gynecologist's Office:
"Dr. Jones, at your cervix.”

In a Podiatrist's office:
"Time wounds all heels.”

On a Septic Tank Truck:
"Yesterday's Meals on Wheels

At an Optometrist's Office:
"If you don't see what you're looking for,
You've come to the right place.”

On a Plumber's truck:
"We repair what your husband fixed.”

On another Plumber's truck:
"Don't sleep with a drip. Call your plumber.”

At a Tire Shop in Milwaukee:
"Invite us to your next blowout.”

On an Electrician's truck:
"Let us remove your shorts.”

In a Non-smoking Area:
"If we see smoke, we will assume you are on fire,
and will take appropriate action.”

On a Maternity Room door:
"Push. Push. Push.”

At a Car Dealership:
"The best way to get back on your feet - miss a car payment.”

Outside a Muffler Shop:
"No appointment necessary. We hear you coming.”

In a Veterinarian's waiting room:
"Be back in 5 minutes. Sit! Stay!”

At the Electric Company:
"We would be delighted if you send in your payment on time.
However, if you don't, YOU will be de-lighted.”

In a Restaurant window:
"Don't stand there and be hungry; come on in and get fed up.”

In the front yard of a Funeral Home:
"Drive carefully. We'll wait.”

At a Propane Filling Station:
"Thank Heaven for little grills.”

In a Chicago Radiator Shop:
"Best place in town to take a leak.”


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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
PostPosted: Apr Thu 20, 2017 7:55 am 
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That reminds me of the poorly translated chinese laundromat whose motto was "drop trousers here for best results".

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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
PostPosted: Apr Thu 20, 2017 11:18 am 
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That is funny! Thanks for the laughs!!


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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
PostPosted: Apr Thu 20, 2017 1:44 pm 
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Yes, that is funny as is the first response!

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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
PostPosted: Apr Thu 20, 2017 1:46 pm 
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My favorite plumbing truck sign:

A flush beats a full house.

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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
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Seen on the back of a California Highway Patrol motorcycle:

Smile. I could be following you.

On a dumpster:

Satisfaction guaranteed or double your garbage back.


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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
PostPosted: Apr Thu 20, 2017 3:58 pm 
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Seen on a tire shop in Ft Lauderdale: "Blow in before you Blow out"
Seen on a billboard for a diner on Rt 78 near Fogelsville, Pa: "Chef Dave says, if leave here hungry, it's not our fault!!!"
Some folks have an endless imagination!!!

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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
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Saw this one on the dumpster outside a restaurant:

"The food is better inside, honest"

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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
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Very Good.

Thanks oldradioparts. 8)

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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
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Sign on a tire warehouse in Austin, Tx: if it's in stock, we have it!

Sign in a postal substation, also in Austin: There's no reason for it, it's just our policy.


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Sign in a Urologist's office;

Thank you for not farting.



Oh yeah, and then this one;


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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
PostPosted: Apr Thu 20, 2017 9:03 pm 
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Very enjoyable read. Thanks.

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On an eye level rear bumper on a 4x4: If I stop before you, at least smile as you pass under!

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A disgusting billboard just north of Birmingham for a septic tank company...call us for all your fecal matters.


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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
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Greetings to the Forum:

Slogan painted on the side of an East coast butcher shop delivery truck:

Quote:
You can lick our chops, but you can't beat our meat.


Oh, yes... almost forgot... hence the edit:

Somewhere there is a urololgist who has the folowing personalized license plate:

Quote:
C ME 2P


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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
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In Sarasota there are asphalt paver trucks that say, "This Mud's For You!"

I remember a small diner in Parrish whose sign said, "Eat Here or we'll both starve."

I recall an old joke about a seafood shop by the water. He wanted to have a sign made that said "Fresh Fish Sold Here." It cost more than he expected, so he decided to save a little money by removing the word "here." After all, where else would you look for fresh fish? Still too expensive so he removed the work "sold." People would realize a sign that said "fresh Fish" would mean it's for sale. Still too much, so he removed the word "fresh." Customers would not expect him to sell stale or rotten fish. But it was still a little too much, so he decided a fish store wouldn't need a sign that said "fish" so he left that off as well. So he put up a blank sign.

And then, in my shop . . . drum roll please . . .

My daughter gave me a sign that says "Long Haired Freaky People Need Not Apply." Really.

My avatar shows the back of my 1964 Thunderbird. The photo's too small to see, but the frame around the tag says "I'm the daddy that took it away."

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 Post subject: Re: My Mom sent this... about signs.... I like it...
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Saw this on a porto potty service truck in NYC: We are #1 at taking care of #2
Another one in OKC,OK Your manure is our bread n butter.

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I had a bumper sticker on my truck once that said "Don't complain about Farmers with your mouth full."

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I used to have a shirt for The Black Dog Tavern. I think that it had a picture of a squatting dog on the front. On the back it said, "Number 2 in taste."

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A sign on the outside of a crematorium.
'' Think outside the box''


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