Sign Language: Funny displays from the road

Helen Hindinger spotted this modest sign in Dublin in September. (Helen Hindinger)
January 10, 2013

“Truth in advertising” is what Helen Hindinger of Fredericksburg titled this proclamation that she spied in Dublin in September. She “found it to be the antithesis of the usual ‘we’re number one,’ ” she says.

Seen an amusing sign in your travels? Read on.

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