They’re also easy targets for some very funny defacing! (as you’ll see below).
For a bit of history, check out this New York Times article:
The Stop Sign Wasn’t Always Red
… and for the full low-down on this ubiquitous sinage, here’s the Wikipedia page:
Wikipedia: Stop Sign
Now – for a bit of humorous vandalism:
(click on any picture for the full version)
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