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Angel With Wax Wings
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Okay I got this from Boners.Com and supposedly their pictures are real, but it's hard for me to believe that someone would actually put this sign up in a resturant.

Racist KFC

~Monica

Edited to Fix Link

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Ana Ng
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... or that they would go so far as to use the ostensibly less-offensive term "African-American's" [sic] in a racist sign.

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Giselle
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Looks like someone stuck it up at the drive thru menu and snapped a picture.

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Angel With Wax Wings
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You know, looking at it Giselle, it looks exactly like that, I wish I had a better eye for these things.

~Monica

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surfcitydogdad
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Angel, I frequently go to boners.com for new images (sometimes you have to wait months before new ones are posted), and the few things that aren't prurient or otherwise stupid can be pretty funny, but I wouldn't place much faith in the authenticity of their photos.

Also, if you click the link to dailyrotten, their "this day in rotten history" feature is interesting, but also suspect.

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Midgard_Dragon
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rotten.com still exists? o.O I remember rotte.com from way back when, I thought they went to some weird subscription plan at some point? I also thought they stopped being funny for a long time, but apparently there are some things that aren't too stupid on there now. When did all of this happen? [Embarrassed]

ETA: Oh wait, I see that boners.com and rotten.com are linked together but not the same thing, I'm still confused.

ETA2: Oh and for the record I had never found rotten.com to be particularly funny once I was told about it, but everyone said it was, so I assumed it just stopped. :x

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surfcitydogdad
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Midgard, you are confusing Rotten.com with dailyrotten, although all, including Boners, are linked, if not part of the same site. I enjoy the daily history feature (in the left column) www.dailyrotten.com, and the occasional funny photo at www.boners.com.

Rotten.com doesn't do anything for me. Like so many other websites, the novelty wears off (I used to visit somethingawful.com, but got tired of that; other than some good photoshopped images, and amusing "bad websites of the day," it seems to be mostly for gamers and sophomoric writers.

I'm careful about recommending any of these to others, due to their deliberate propensity to offend (of course, I watch South Park, and they offend, but in a much more clever way!), and their numerous links to porn. I just like the amusing photos, the historical trivia (and their take on it), and their particular choices of the odd news of the day (but the comments posted about the articles aren't anywhere near as cogent or intelligent as those on Snopes).

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UrbanReindeer
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The sign seems to be covering half the menu, seems like a silly place for the actual restaurant to have put it.

Also, and I know I'm not the only one ... "robbery's"?!?!?!!?!!1eleventybillion! [flame]

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Squishy0405
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This reminds me of a sign I saw @ Mcdonald's recently that said "Please no bills larger than 100$"
The thing is that they spelled please wrong~I just can't remeber how they had it, but I was remebering thinking WTF!

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LittleDuck
Happy Xmas (Warranty Is Over)


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Urban, I was thinking thesame thing. If you look closer, though, it may be a napkin it is written on (the folds are reminiscent of a napkin). Maybe someone had a bad experience inside and so wrote the quick "sign" and taped it up for a picture.

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Kamino Neko
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The crappy grammar says nothing about the veracity one way or another. Real signs are spelt horribly with great frequency.

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Andrew of Ware, England
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That's true. In Tesco's (Britain's largest supermarket chain) this afternoon I was passing one of the self-scanning lanes and there was a tatty note that said, 'No weighed items'. Admittedly, the grammar and spelling were correct, but it was every bit as tatty and as roughly sellotaped at the note in the OP.

(However, I still think the note in the OP is a joke that someone has played onm KFC.)

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