In high school, sign-changing was one of our big Saturday night stunts. We’d drive around and find video store and church signs – then switch around the movable letters so it read something clever like, “EAT ME!” or “I LIKE BALLS!” Oh how we laughed, and laughed, and laughed. A final photo was the proof of the pudding of our letter-switching proclivities – which became on display for the general public.
In 2012, a prankster no longer has to risk being stopped by the police – for sign-letter-switching. Now we have sites like Church Sign Maker – where lazy bastards can generate their own church signs simply by typing in the text. See:
Sure Church Sign Maker is a highly fun site – but its not as fun as the adrenaline rush of pulling off a real-life sign change. Even funnier is unintentional, double entendre church signs. What were these religious institutions thinking when they displayed in front of their church such sign gems as: THE MOST POWERFUL POSITION IS ON YOUR KNEES.