New Yorker Seth Phillips is one of the most hardworking protestors and humorous social commenters out there. He’s the face of the fabulously popular ‘Dude With Sign’ Instagram account with over 7.4 million followers where he uploads photos of himself with (yup, you guessed it!) signs that cut past the BS and tell us what the world’s really like.

We’ve collected some of the Dude’s newest signs for you to see, dear Pandas, so check ‘em out as you scroll down. Remember to give the ones that made you nod in agreement a big ol’ upvote (“Don’t send LMAO if you aren’t laughing”? Agreed!) Just because it’s funny doesn’t mean it’s not true.

We’re big fans of Seth’s work. You’ll find Bored Panda’s earlier posts about him right over here: Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3.

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UncleRussian
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2 months ago

The louder the engine the smaller is the penis

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Linus Nilsson
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2 months ago

Hey satellites cost way more than that, and they shatter if you drop them. Don't test this at home

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Sum Guy
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I need this sign on weekends...weekdays I always drink like 2 litres a day... on weekends, it goes down to zero

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Seth’s journey to internet stardom began in October 2019 when he and Elliot Tebele, the founder of Jerry Media, went out into New York’s SoHo neighborhood and held up a cardboard sign that proudly declared: “Stop replying-all to company-wide emails.” We can relate to this. Most likely, you can, too.

But it wasn’t until they uploaded a photo of their second sign to Elliot’s IG account that said, “Seinfeld is way better than Friends” that there were rumblings of a potentially huge online following. You might have felt the need to tell Seth and Elliot that ‘Friends’ is actually better now. Well, plenty of others did, too; meanwhile, others praised their sense of good taste.

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sushant kanojiya
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2 months ago

Am I the only one who is reading all the signs in slow and protesting way?

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UncleRussian
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2 months ago

You'ren't*

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Sarcastic Panda
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2 months ago

does anybody?

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That’s when the duo created the ‘Dude With Sign’ account. It’s not just online popularity, either. Whenever Seth comes out with his sign, people gather in droves.

“The corner usually fills up with people within minutes, and everyone has their phones out. When I'm finished, a lot of people will ask to take pictures with me or videos, which is still something to get used to. It's a very strange feeling, but it also kind of cracks me up that people are seeing me as a famous person for holding up cardboard signs,” Seth told Heather Leighton, writing for Forbes.

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Woody
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2 months ago

literally

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Sarcastic Panda
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2 months ago

that's one way of saying it I guess...

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Sum Guy
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2 months ago

This one needs a sign and be shouted on a podcast

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“When creating the protests, we try to come up with something funny that is relatable that people don't particularly talk about. We try to have each of these elements while appealing to every type of person, which is a big part of why I think the account has accumulated as many followers as it has,” Seth told Forbes.

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Sarcastic Panda
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2 months ago

yes please do... especially school ones in the morning

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Sum Guy
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2 months ago

Big baller in the house

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Sum Guy
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2 months ago

Especially people doing skincare routines

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Born in Hawley, a small town in Texas, Seth got his degree in marketing from Midwestern State University in Witchita Falls. After graduating, he traveled all over Australia and finally ended up in New York to work on the ‘What Do You Meme’ boardgame and to create content for the ‘Eff Jerry’ IG account. Both are owned by Jerry Media, founded by Elliot.

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소피아
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2 months ago

woman is a whole mood there

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Woody
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2 months ago

i know... we all do

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Sum Guy
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2 months ago

Pay your service workers

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According to Seth, his future isn’t yet set and he’s still figuring a lot of things out. He told Forbes that he’s considering continuing to make funny accounts online. He’s open to trying out lots of different things and seeing what sticks.

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Paul Budhram
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2 months ago

Correct!

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2 months ago

LMAO :D

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Raven Sheridan
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2 months ago

Get rid of the electoral college!

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“There are interesting opportunities that I would have never imagined coming my way with this all the time. Right now I’m kind of just riding the wave, dipping my toes in different things. Ellen, for example, was something cool that got me really interested in how television works. I’m just learning, doing my best, and meeting awesome people and I’m confident something awesome will come my way.”

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Raven Sheridan
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2 months ago

Sigh... Me too.

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UncleRussian
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2 months ago

Well, so far there we started off with Trump being a whiny baby on Twitter and such, then there was was a mini-civil war in the US capital, we then broke the stock market and we are still at war with the douches from the Hedgefund organisation, then in Russia Navalny who was poisoned last year came back to Russia, got almost arrested but probably won't be anymore. And we now have a #Freebritney movement. Did I miss anything?

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The ‘Dude With Sign’s’ tagline on Instagram and Twitter is “If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything,” and it’s surprisingly accurate. Even if that something might sound simple and get a giggle out of someone, each cardboard sign protest is an indication that there’s something slightly off with the world. We might just be too used to it to see it.

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UncleRussian
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2 months ago

Also stop selling Christmas stuff when it's SEPTEMBER

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Lathari
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2 months ago

Films or luggage? If films, then yes.

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소피아
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2 months ago

The irony. look at this duuude

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Of course, protesting during the Covid-19 pandemic, even if it’s done in a lighthearted manner or for an important cause, raises some questions about staying healthy and safe. You’ll notice that in all of the photos taken outside, Seth is wearing a mask and staying socially distanced from his fans. Be like Seth.

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소피아
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2 months ago

french fries. beat that.

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kjorn
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2 months ago

or who put hand sanitizers in cheap tequila

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lunar eclipse
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2 months ago

Preach.

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H Edwards
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2 months ago

If people posting stickers motivates more people to vote, then have at it.

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WilvanderHeijden
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2 months ago

We don't need apps for everything in our life.

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I Tagged Y’all

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Miranda Prince
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2 months ago

Fix your mask, dingus. Your nose is out.

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More a fan of protesting animals than people? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. You’ll find our posts about the chuckle-worthy ‘Dog With Sign’ account that emulates Seth’s account in dog form right here and here. Meanwhile, let us know what you thought of the Dude’s newest signs and which ones sounded like capital ‘T’ Truth-bombs to you, dear Readers.

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Ms.M.
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2 months ago

Woman on left: Me first!

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The production is damaging to the environment.

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소피아
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2 months ago

ah yes, pooping in the comfort of your own home. oh the comfort.

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UncleRussian
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2 months ago

Old Spice commercials were the best, God bless Terry Crews

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Sum Guy
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2 months ago

Does he have 2 different BMW i3's or he just likes posing next to them

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Ms.M.
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2 months ago

OK, but that suit is epic

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Sarcastic Panda
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2 months ago

welp, can't argue with him there.

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LENNON GRAF
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2 months ago

Rihanna better say yes. This dude has LOGIC

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Woody
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2 months ago

lmfao

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Sarcastic Panda
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2 months ago

THANK YOU

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