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Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Another San Francisco Road Sign Hacked, Asks Drivers To Be Nice

Posted By on Wed, May 28, 2014 at 9:02 AM

click to enlarge SCREEN-GRAB VIA CBS NEWS
  • screen-grab via CBS News

Maybe it's the child in us, but some pranks just never get old -- and this is one of them. Unless the San Francisco sign hacker starts nagging us about paying bills and stuff, we don't predict we'll get bored of this game any time soon.

CBS News reports that the sign hacker has struck again -- this time in the Upper Haight, and this time with a less ominous message that wants drivers about a Godzilla attack. The new message reads "Hi, It's Me, The Sign. Don't Trip. Be Nice People."

A few weeks ago when it was unusually hot in San Francisco, hackers broke into a sign on Van Ness that warned drivers that the city was closed because it's "too damn hot."

Well at least someone is having fun.

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Erin Sherbert has been Online News Editor for SF Weekly since 2010. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.


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