World’s Strangest

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Road Signs for Seniors and Teenagers

Our pal Dan Piraro of Bizarro Comic created this panel that shows how road signs look like to senior drivers: … and for teenage drivers: Link

10 Crazy Confusing Traffic Signs

It’s all fun and games until someone loses their mind! These road signs are enough to make anyone stop and scratch their head. Have a favorite? Let us know in the comments below! 1. Take a right at Montreal (source) 2. Beware: Loch Ness Monster on Road! (source) 3. (Do not) Enter 4. Caution: Crab Crossing! (source) 5. Beware of Car-Eating Cows! (source) 6. Just, [...]

15 Road Signs as Movies

You’ll laugh at how well road signs work to illustrate movies we are all familiar with. Unreality magazine has a list of 15 posters that mashup films with common road signs gleaned from the Photoshop masters at Something Awful. Link

The Power of the Smiley Face

Don’t ever underestimate the power of a smiley face. The council of South Lanarchshire in Scotland added a simple face to road signs that tell drivers their speed: smiley face if they’re under the speed limit and sad face if they’re over. That simple addition resulted in the numbers of speeders being reduced by 53%: Link [...]

License Plate Fruit Bowls

Etsy seller Will Hollman turns old road signs and license plates into decorative fruit bowls. The legs are made from carriage bolts and the entire assembly is coated with metal lacquer. Link via DudeCraft | Artist’s Website