RoadTrip America's CAUTION: FUNNY SIGNS AHEAD is
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over a decade's worth of collecting actual mixed-up
marquees, billboard blunders and signs of all types
seen along city streets and country roads, major freeways
and back roads,
CAUTION: FUNNY SIGNS AHEAD
captured by 95 photographers from all over the United
States, Canada, and beyond. Check out the list
others are saying:
Fun signs from the side of the
road, shop fronts and those wonderfully-American boards
where they can change the message every day. From the rude
(Beaver Liquor Inc.), through unthinking juxtapositions
(Cemetery Lane / Dead End) to the plain unfathomable (Cat
Crap), this is a great read and an even better gift.
Thody, Leeds, UK
"There are some street signs
that cause double takes, restaurant names that will give
you pause, and an amazing number of signs that include the
word "dump" in an incongruous manner. If yor're
looking for a gift for someone who loves to laugh, you've
Cowden, author of
"Caution: Funny Signs
Ahead is an extensive collection of bizarre, humorous,
and otherwise visually-arresting signs rounded up for your
enjoyment. This roadie's personal favorites include 'No
Smoking on Campus Prohibited' and 'Brakeless Trucks Use
author of Route
66 Adventure Handbook
you like roadside double entendres
enjoy Caution: Funny Signs Ahead. My favorite is
the motel in South Dakota that proudly advertises, "Imaginary
Friends Stay Free."
Peterson, author of Ramble:
A Field Guide to the U.S.A.
loved National Lampoon's True Facts books that featured
humorous road signs and billboards, but that was 20 years
ago. Caution: Funny Signs Ahead is a wacky collection
of unintentionally hilarious wordings..."
A. Butko, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, author of Greetings
From the Lincoln Highway
excellent choice to leave out on a table at any party, it'll
have everyone in the room laughing..."
Paiva, Redwood City, California, author of Lost
America: The Abandoned Roadside West
the perfect 'anytime' gift book -- don't take a bottle of
wine -- buy a bunch of these and take one next time! This
book deserves a sequel already."
White, author of Live
Your Road Trip Dream
is a collection of some of the funniest signs on the road,
photographed by ordinary people. It's just not possible
to look through them without laughing! Perfect stocking
stuffer for Christmas."
the small price, it is the perfect item for that office
gift exchange. This book would be a great addition to any
coffee table and I'm ordering a copy for each of my family
"Prepare to spend some time
there, because you can't just look at one sign and move
on. If you're like me, you'll 'just one more' your way through
the entire online collection."
was trying to find something different AND special for Christmas
this year. I found it in this hilarious book -- my cheeks
(facial) are sore from laughing so hard. Don't miss a chance
to own this book.
would be a great gift -- a perfect way to light up someone's
you've just had words with a coworker, your dog died, or
you're just having a bad day, Caution: Funny Signs Ahead
is the perfect way to just yourself a lift..."
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Funny Sign Contributors whose photographs are published
in this book:
Robert B. Blalock
Janelle M. Chang
Janet & Robert Daniel
Michael H. Dickman
Peter M. Lighthall
Rich & Steven Madow
Eric J. Miller
Terry & Carole Moran
Nancy G. Murphy
Rod & Judy Ness
David & Natalie Rayburn
Aleisha Dawn Rosse
R. Charles Siple
Nancy Koch Winter