Truckers everywhere are getting used
to electronic message boards along the side of the road telling them everything
from “Roadwork Ahead” to “Buckle Up.”
But in at least two states, the
messages lately have been anything but ordinary.
In Michigan, a sign on Interstate 75
that was supposed to tell drivers about upcoming construction instead said “speed limit 100 mph, go, go, go,” according to media reports. State DOT
officials quickly put a stop, stop, stop to that.
But the showstopper had to be in
historic Bean Town. The Boston Herald reported that a sign on Cambridge
Street had for days flashed two messages:
Then a local wit broke into the
sign’s control board – twice, the newspaper reported – and added a third
message, so the sign then flashed:
“Porn is Great”
Although local officials were not
happy, and quickly changed the sign back, Boston locals seemed little affected.
something I don't know,”' Bostonian Andrew D’Agostino told The Herald.