Prankster painted huge "Welcome to Perth" sign visible from planes arriving at Sydney Airport

Originally published at: Prankster painted huge "Welcome to Perth" sign visible from planes arriving at Sydney Airport | Boing Boing

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Nice prank, shame about the kerning

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Good clean fun.

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Translation: “Welcome to Peru, mind the snakes.”

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It could always be Cleveland 'Welcome to Cleveland' sign's 15 minutes of fame lasts 37 years

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That’s really neat.

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Nah! Wouldn’t work. Nobody goes to Perth. :wink:

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To really panic people:

“Welcome to Nova Scotia!”

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Bienvenido a Cuba!

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Keming

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Hmm, don’t let him mess with the audio on this…

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Now these are the sorts of pranks I can really get behind.

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Yeah , nah, but…

a metric shit ton of people seem to have come from Perth!

…in the old days if you took photos there is another game in town

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I’ll let this one slide, though - when determining the size, number and position of smoke / heat extraction flaps for a warehouse roof, “owner might want to write on it at some point” usually doesn’t come up in the design phase.

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lol. In CSS design, I might fuck up the kerning on something just for funsies, and leave a note in the comments.

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Speaking as someone who lives under one of the main flight paths in to Perth Airport, I wish this was true :slight_smile:

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