It's one thing to make an edgy joke when you're with friends, but completely next level to put it on a sign in public. Yet some people, including business owners, have both the wit and the courage to try it and pull it off.

Mocking rude past customers in order to attract new ones... Teasing current employees... Nothing is off-limits if you know how to go about it. And don't worry—your joke won't be lost even when you have to take down the sign. If it's really good, someone will surely take a picture of it and upload the image to the r/FunnySigns subreddit. With over 143,000 members, it's a catalog of some of the best signs, billboards, and warnings out there. Continue scrolling and check out some of its most popular posts to date.

#1

Nice Old Lady

Nice Old Lady

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Candace Fitzpatrick
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2 months ago

Wow! 😆

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These signs definitely have a lot of personality. And it's precisely what people and businesses want from them. Sick and tired of chain culture slowly making all high streets look the same, many city shops are returning to handpainted signs. It's estimated that there are about 300 full-time signwriters working in the UK alone.

#2

Very Clever

Very Clever

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Lord Mysticlaw
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2 months ago

This is actually really clever

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As young graphic designers and artists are making their way into the industry, signwriting enthusiast Sam Roberts said that: "This is a generation that has grown up with computers at the heart of their work and who are seeking to engage with the physical processes that go into producing letter forms."

#3

Earthquake Detection Kit

Earthquake Detection Kit

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Adam C
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2 months ago

I see no lie

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The subreddit r/FunnySigns is an old one—it was created all the way back in 2012. With 143,000 members, it's neither big nor small. However, I feel that it's going to remain relevant. After all, people want to be individual, to stand out. And creating a good sign achieves just that.

#4

I Think We Can All Agree:

I Think We Can All Agree:

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Chris
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2 months ago

* prime minister

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#5

The Karen Spot

The Karen Spot

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grey galah
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2 months ago

And they'll see their ugly angry face too

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#6

Found Locally... Can Relate

Found Locally... Can Relate

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Abdus Sameh
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2 months ago

And that music is impossible to forget.

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#7

Funny But True

Funny But True

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E Menendez
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2 months ago

Or put money back into your community in general.

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#8

Vorona Cirus

Vorona Cirus

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Hilary Mol
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2 months ago

I need to know where this bookstore is. These are my people.

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#9

Seems Like They've Had Some Bad Customers Caw Caw

Seems Like They've Had Some Bad Customers Caw Caw

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

A sure sign that our canine friends are better guests than us.

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#10

The Most Interesting Ad I've Ever Seen

The Most Interesting Ad I've Ever Seen

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago

At least they are kinda practicing what they are preaching.

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#11

Actually Genius Though

Actually Genius Though

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Abdus Sameh
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2 months ago

Very creative graphic pic right there. I see no problem with this, it's genius.

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#12

Doctors Be Like

Doctors Be Like

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Juan Hernandez
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2 months ago

very wise words right there

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#13

I Can Hear The Review Now. Lol

I Can Hear The Review Now. Lol

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Serial pacifist
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2 months ago

Karen, is that you?

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#14

This Synagogue Sign In Toronto

This Synagogue Sign In Toronto

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Serial pacifist
Community Member
2 months ago

This is why they had to speak to heaven's manager.

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#15

You’re Obsessing About This!

You’re Obsessing About This!

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Juan Hernandez
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2 months ago

harsh

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#16

Coffee Menu

Coffee Menu

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Alexandra Light
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2 months ago

I'm about to die because of smiling and laughing too much 🤣

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#17

Important Reminder

Important Reminder

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago (edited)

Nice sign. I approve this message.

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#18

Well That's A Good Way

Well That's A Good Way

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Serial pacifist
Community Member
2 months ago

This is actually quite original.

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#19

We All Know That One Guy

We All Know That One Guy

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Adam C
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2 months ago

Work place - "Don't take it personal." Joe -"It kind of feel personal"

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#20

Think About It Next Time

Think About It Next Time

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Juan Hernandez
Community Member
2 months ago

maybe

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#21

Target

Target

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Abdus Sameh
Community Member
2 months ago

Your money needs help too after she comes out of there!

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#22

Just To Be Clear

Just To Be Clear

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Creative Name
Community Member
2 months ago

Some? I'll take all please

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#23

Roomba On The Run!

Roomba On The Run!

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Serial pacifist
Community Member
2 months ago

And the number is 0800-KAREN-DOE. Karen should have spoken to the Roomba manager first.

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#24

Sign In India

Sign In India

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Hilary Mol
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2 months ago

Perfect.

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#25

Stubborn

Stubborn

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Luisa Vasconcelos
Community Member
2 months ago

I saw this one 1000 times but every time I laugh out loud.

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#26

Am I In The Right Place?

Am I In The Right Place?

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Natalia
Community Member
2 months ago

Does it really make a difference?!

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#27

Push!

Push!

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Botox
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2 months ago

Genius!

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#28

Oh No

Oh No

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Abdus Sameh
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2 months ago

Probably lol

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#29

No Trespassing

No Trespassing

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Helen Haley
Community Member
2 months ago

Where's your creativity?

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#30

Noah

Noah

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Cip IESAN
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2 months ago

There were eight humans aboard!

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#31

[ Interesting Title ]

[ Interesting Title ]

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Abdus Sameh
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2 months ago

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So every snake I've seen is an asshole? Right.

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#32

The Good News Is We Do Accept Debit Cards

The Good News Is We Do Accept Debit Cards

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago

I need one of these.

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#33

We Will, We Will... Think Of A Better Title Next Time

We Will, We Will... Think Of A Better Title Next Time

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grey galah
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2 months ago

...we will, we will block you

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#34

F

F

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Hilary Mol
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2 months ago

Poor Pete.

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#35

Keep It In Yo Pants

Keep It In Yo Pants

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animeman59 pl
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2 months ago

what did i just saw..

Dee Hunter
Community Member
2 months ago

It's called: The truth

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Big
Community Member
2 months ago

I've seen this type of joke thousands of times, but damn, its still funny as ever.

Vicky Zar
Community Member
2 months ago

I wouldn't call it a joke...

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Mimi M
Community Member
2 months ago

I'd just change 'children's' to 'anyone's'. Makes more sense and less gross and criminal.

Aliquid A
Community Member
2 months ago

It needs to be gross and criminal to get the point across. Shoving religion down a kid's throat is gross and should be criminal.

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Michelle Brandt
Community Member
2 months ago

Oof....that escalated quickly.

Jonathan
Community Member
2 months ago

Plus, in the wrong hands it's incredibly dangerous and many use it for their own gains.

Stille20
Community Member
2 months ago

Ewww, that got ..graphic

jane don
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2 months ago

Facts have a way of doing that-

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Clever Dog
Community Member
2 months ago

that is genius I am so using that

N G
Community Member
2 months ago

I use it frequently. Can also substitute "Opinion" for "Religion" for pretty much the same message

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J
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2 months ago

💯

Aimee Kelley
Community Member
1 month ago

WHAT IN ALL THAT IS UNHOLY DID I JUST FLIPPIN' READ

jane don
Community Member
2 months ago

PERFECT

Adriana Coppage
Community Member
2 months ago

some priests do both

Tamora Spiller
Community Member
2 months ago

I want this sign

Karin
Community Member
2 months ago

This one should be much higher up!

A Cat Named Dragon
Community Member
2 months ago

Amen!

Karen Klinck
Community Member
2 months ago

Honestly. This should be everywhere.

C. Mayo
Community Member
2 months ago

Whoa.

I'm not a Robot
Community Member
1 month ago

.....or anyone's throat. Maybe ease it gently .....a little at a time.

Laurie Ostergaard-Overbey
Community Member
2 months ago

that's just.....wow :D :D

Leslie K Von Dell
Community Member
2 months ago

OMG!! That is too funny!

deathmetalpegasus12
Community Member
2 months ago

First I laughed then I cringed

Rhonda Gestos
Community Member
2 months ago

Agreed

Analyn Lahr
Community Member
2 months ago

What is that on the embankment there? Looks like a large dude with binoculars to the side?

penguin
Community Member
2 months ago

perfekt!

Morgan Olson
Community Member
2 months ago

uuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuum okaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay on that note...........................

backatya
Community Member
2 months ago

down children's throats?? Do you have a damn pedophile on the lose?

Karen Klinck
Community Member
2 months ago

I've liked this since I first saw it--and it remains true.

The Coated Dev
Community Member
2 months ago

Old Christian missionaries: No Old agressive religions: No

Myxomatosis
Community Member
2 months ago

I LOVE THIS.

Flavia Slag
Community Member
2 months ago

Shake the dust off your feet...let those who have ears understand.

Bunnie
Community Member
2 months ago

i-

CAL
Community Member
2 months ago

I love when people publicly tell their thoughts on religion, especially when it happens to be to not let your religious thoughts be made public.

Batman_Lover
Community Member
2 months ago

Oof

CrEaTiVe_duck
Community Member
2 months ago

i mean i get the first rules like its okay to blah blah and whip it out and wave it is not okay and stuff but "dont shove it down my children's throat" umm

Kelly Hoover
Community Member
2 months ago

Wow! And right on...

NaruTheCollective
Community Member
2 months ago

Damn!

mph seti
Community Member
2 months ago

Agreed. Remember to honor the 11th commandment. Keep thy faith to thyself.

Jean-paul
Community Member
2 months ago

lol

Jane Doe
Community Member
2 months ago

Whatdidhesayyy👀

Vic
Community Member
2 months ago

Good heavens!!

Max Hogan
Community Member
2 months ago

WTF...A little overboard don't you think. I hope their children can't read the incredibly tasteless sign the parental units(s) posted.

jane don
Community Member
2 months ago

Tasteless mabe but also TRUTH-

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Vulgar and not funny.

Fuck Off
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2 months ago

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Must be a democrat shoving it down a kid's throat

rehanne garvey
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2 months ago

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What the f**k

Rissie
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2 months ago

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It's neither fine to be proud of religion nor your penis. These are not your personal accomplishments. :)

UncleTrash
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2 months ago

My penis would disagree

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#36

Spellbound !

Spellbound !

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Micah64
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2 months ago

And then Karen complains because she doesn't get the joke...

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#37

Wonder How Many Times Someone Knocked Before The Sign Was Made

Wonder How Many Times Someone Knocked Before The Sign Was Made

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Abdus Sameh
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2 months ago

Then what is the cat doing?

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#38

Heard

Heard

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WilvanderHeijden
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2 months ago

You can only have 7 champagne breakfasts in a week though.

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#39

That's A Big Muffin

That's A Big Muffin

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Creative Name
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2 months ago

Always be sure to butter the pan...

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#40

Not All Hero Wear Capes. Some Create Signs Of Miserable Joy

Not All Hero Wear Capes. Some Create Signs Of Miserable Joy

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2 months ago

Now this is how I want to be remembered

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#41

Are U Cold?

Are U Cold?

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just a hamilfan (hufflepuff)
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2 months ago

YAS

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#42

Heed The Warning

Heed The Warning

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Cip IESAN
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2 months ago

Some horror movies start like this...

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#43

The Sign On My Husbands Graphic Design Department

The Sign On My Husbands Graphic Design Department

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Abdus Sameh
Community Member
2 months ago

Beautiful graphic and design.

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#44

Like, Just Be Careful Guys

Like, Just Be Careful Guys

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Tidal_wave
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2 months ago

It looks like the fire hydrant is holding a light saber

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#45

Well...

Well...

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Abdus Sameh
Community Member
2 months ago

Is that a swimming pool? 🤣😂

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#46

A Real Sign In My Real Neighborhood (That's Really Not Wrong)

A Real Sign In My Real Neighborhood (That's Really Not Wrong)

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

The sign has better hair than The Donald does.

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#47

This Isn’t What I Signed Up For

This Isn’t What I Signed Up For

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Abdus Sameh
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2 months ago

He didn't think it like that... RIP.

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#48

Stay Safe

Stay Safe

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Adam C
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2 months ago

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#49

Strip Clubs Quarantined Sign

Strip Clubs Quarantined Sign

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Cip IESAN
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2 months ago

Waiting for the strip show on the 1st of May!

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#50

Finger Licking Drive

Finger Licking Drive

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Micah64
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2 months ago

*tries to eat Mario's mushrooms*

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