Sign Language: Funny displays from the road

May 11, 2012

Dave Rhoads of Derwood, the latest winner of our funny sign contest, spotted this appetizing advertisement on an April trip to Lancaster County, Pa. “Even though it was lunchtime,” Rhoads told us, “we decided to eat at an Amish place that didn’t have worms on the menu. Maybe [Washington Post restaurant critic] Tom Sietsema could review the cuisine here and tell everybody how it rates.” Tom?

Seen an amusing sign in your travels? Read on.


Reader Dave Rhoads of Derwood spotted this funny sign on an April road trip in Lancaster County, Pa. (Dave Rhoads)

Write your name, contact information and caption on the back of your photo. Photos may be color or black-and-white and should be no more than a year old. Send prints or photo-quality printouts to Travel Section Sign Contest, 1150 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20071. You can also send high-resolution JPEG or TIFF images to travel@washpost.com with “Sign Language” in the subject line. Winners receive a Travel tote bag. Photos become property of The Washington Post, which may edit, publish, distribute or republish them in any form. No purchase necessary.

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