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Mr Larrington

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1500 on: April 10, 2019, 12:49:40 pm »
See also "Véhicule d'Anges Heureux" spotted on the back of a 2CV longer ago than I like to contemplate.
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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1501 on: April 10, 2019, 06:52:51 pm »
NO AIRBAGS
WE'LL DIE LIKE REAL MEN

On some kind of 90s-looking Volvo, which also appeared to have a two-tone airhorn cable-tied to the roof bar.  Toxic masculinity is weird.

Interesting, when you realize that Volvo was one of the first company to introduce safety devices like seatbelts, airbags, etc., long before those devices became mainstream.

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1502 on: April 10, 2019, 07:32:19 pm »
NO AIRBAGS
WE'LL DIE LIKE REAL MEN

On some kind of 90s-looking Volvo, which also appeared to have a two-tone airhorn cable-tied to the roof bar.  Toxic masculinity is weird.

Interesting, when you realize that Volvo was one of the first company to introduce safety devices like seatbelts, airbags, etc., long before those devices became mainstream.

My thoughts exactly!
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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1503 on: April 11, 2019, 12:58:03 pm »
NO AIRBAGS
WE'LL DIE LIKE REAL MEN

On some kind of 90s-looking Volvo, which also appeared to have a two-tone airhorn cable-tied to the roof bar.  Toxic masculinity is weird.

Interesting, when you realize that Volvo was one of the first company to introduce safety devices like seatbelts, airbags, etc., long before those devices became mainstream.

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Pingu

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1504 on: April 21, 2019, 07:49:22 pm »

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hellymedic

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1505 on: April 21, 2019, 09:14:18 pm »

T42

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1506 on: April 22, 2019, 07:52:00 am »
Bof. One cat more or less, who cares?

(pulls bunker door closed and cowers in a corner.)
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Pingu

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1507 on: May 16, 2019, 09:20:55 pm »

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T42

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1508 on: May 17, 2019, 08:22:19 am »
In that context the traffic lights are pretty silly too.
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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1509 on: June 21, 2019, 02:36:33 pm »
Spotted in a pub bog on a recent visit to Brum


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Surely 'Hard on' is more normal and, well useful?
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Pingu

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1510 on: July 01, 2019, 12:06:47 am »
Beware of Danny MacAskill.


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Andrij

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1511 on: July 01, 2019, 10:44:03 am »
Is that the Dutch word for Scheiße?
;D  Andrij.  I pronounce you Complete and Utter GIT   :thumbsup:

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Re: Silly signs
« Reply #1512 on: July 01, 2019, 01:26:25 pm »
My favourite line in German was ever "Halt!" rief der Polizist. "Oder ich scheiße!

Goethe, don't y'know.
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