08/31/2011 02:40 pm ET Updated Oct 31, 2011

10 Signs of Absurdity

On the Internet, we are so inundated with the slipshod, the slapdash, the barely -- or never -- proofed, that errors, silliness or the just-plain-odd seem to confront us with every refreshed webpage. But for something nutty or peculiar to make it all the way to completion as a finished sign in the real world is a real accomplishment. Here are some of my favorites that I've snapped over the years, mostly in and around Los Angeles.

10 Signs Of Absurdity