Write on! Hilarious signs are designed to stop passersby in their tracks – including one asking zoo visitors not to HOWL at the wolves
- Bored Panda collated a gallery of hilarious signs spotted in North America
- Among the amusing signs is one warning pushy sports parents to stay calm
- Meanwhile a funny plaque in a park immortalises an unexpected record
We are constantly surrounded by signs giving instructions and sharing information that it’s easy to ignore them.
But these signs, spotted in North America and shared in a hilarious Bored Panda gallery are so genius that people couldn’t help but take note.
Among the amusing images is one of a sign advertising fencing as the ‘perfect Covid 19 sport’ thanks to its protective gear.
Another snap shows a blackboard sign using Queen lyrics to encourage people to don masks (and maybe chuckle as they’re doing so).
Here, FEMAIL shares the genius signs that bystanders couldn’t resist sharing…
This US fencing club took a unique, but absolutely genius approach to marketing, using the sport’s inherent social distancing to appeal to the Covid conscious
While it may be obvious to most people that shouting at animals is inadvisable, the California zoo created a clever sign calling on the dim-witted to stop their howling
Using humour can be a good way to persuade people to do things they may not want to do as this sign, thought to be in the US, amply demonstrates
This genius shop owner has taken an unusual but smart approach to their closed/open sign, simply having a moveable letter ‘no’, to change ‘open’ to ‘nope’
Commemorative plaques can immortalise crucial and historical moments, like this park notice, which highlighted a record number of dogs peeing on a women (four)
This Alaskan taxi driver has found an absolutely genius way to circumvent those uncomfortable cab conversations, offering customers a menu of talking points
Never mind signs warning you of dogs, this clever store owner put up a sign letting customers know that their cat may be cute, she can cause injuries
Perhaps the humans hadn’t paid attention to signs asking them not to feed the deer – so instead, a sign calling on animals not to eat human food was put up instead
Pushy sports parents will hopefully be disarmed by this clever sign in a US baseball park, which uses humour to try and keep people from getting overwrought
This 3D exit sign impressed social media users, who noticed how much easier it is to see from the side than traditional flat signs
While people may be trying to be kind when feeding bread to ducks, it can cause a slew of health issues. This gentle sign, written from the ducks’ POV shares the information in a genius way
This excellent sign not only establishes French president Macron as distinct from baked goods, but also makes the crucial distinction between macaroons and macarons