OT: Humourous Signs on the West Coast (New Zealand)

On a road Trip to the West Coast (New Zealand), we found the merchandise, prices and marketing rather peculiar. This store had a particular broad but limited range of products and services:

Painted Blackboard sign in mud reading 'Psychic Reading, Vege's & Soap'

While the petrol in Ikamatua seemed just a little over-priced:

Humour: Flying and Microsoft

A helicopter was flying around above Seattle when an electrical malfunction disabled all of the aircraft's electronic navigation and communications equipment.

Due to the clouds and haze, the pilot could not determine the helicopter's position. The pilot saw a tall building, flew toward it, circled, and held up a handwritten sign that said "WHERE AM I?" in large letters. People in the tall building quickly responded to the aircraft, drew a large sign, and held it in a building window. Their sign said "YOU ARE IN A HELICOPTER."

Design Coding


"Community Plumbing", Toilet humour and a hilarious video

Is there something wrong with your brand when it reminds people of toilet humour?
The best two minutes of entertainment I've had in months:

Impossible picture on google maps

While psyching myself up for DrupalCon Boston 2008 I was browsing downtown Boston in google maps, I found this weird occurance of an accidental 'impossible picture:

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Douglas to give me £8.5m GBP?

UPDATE: Can anyone tell me why this page gets so many hits?

Good ol' 'Douglas Smith' of Prime Bank (at least the bank is real) wants to give me half of the £8.5 million pound sterling he's trying to steal from the bank:

I am an auditor for PRIME BANK London, during my last auditing I realized an unclaimed Bank Draft of 8,528,000GBP

Quote: Belt sander in the eye

This one is from a javascript file by an unknown colleague at CivicActions.

* there is a rediculous amount of stupidity going on here to deal with
* safari + ie + ff + tabs + gmaps + form data
* don't mess with this unless you enjoy a belt sander in the eye.

Yet Another Reason Why Open Source is Fun! :)

This one is from the description of the exhibit module on It made me laugh! :)

Note: This is experimental software meant for advanced users; assume nothing works, and you may be pleasantly surprised. And when it breaks, you get to keep both pieces.


A great collection of cartoons inspired by spam titles. This one's title is;

Shake The Extra Fat, You Will Be Surprised

Shake The Extra Fat, You Will Be Surprised

Best LOLcat

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