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    Time to stock up

    Now that the election is over, it's time to clean the roadsides of campaign signs. They make darn fine quickly installed target holders. In our country, the losers remove the signs but there are always plenty missed. Enough to last until the next election./beagle
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    They make even better target holders when your bosses name is on them,,,, just sayin.

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    Beat my post. I was going to post a couple of days ago on this. They all have to be picked up and if you get the corrigated plastic ones, you can staple target right to them or clip them on and they last quite awhile. Well, until you shoot through the wire support. I always snag 20 or 30, they make excellent mobile target holders and the thin wire will stick in most anything pretty easily.
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    While you’re passing through a cemetery picking up some flowers for the wife (sarcasm) there are usually lots of the wreath stands that are also good target stands. Just bend the 3rd leg to the side.
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    they make a decent tomato stake also.
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    I'm still using the ones I picked up with BO on them. Got most of a truck bed full. I consider it rather appropriate in a private way..
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    In NC they are private property and you can be taken to court and fined for larceny. It's up to the sign owner to pick them up......

    The Dems stuff is fair game though.

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    yup its illegal to take them even after an election in most states if you don't have permission. I don't know if they would actually prosecute you for doing it but it is the law.
    Quote Originally Posted by jsizemore View Post
    In NC they are private property and you can be taken to court and fined for larceny. It's up to the sign owner to pick them up......

    The Dems stuff is fair game though.
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    Well, they're hanging on the back of my range shed now./beagle
    diplomacy is being able to say, "nice doggie" until you find a big rock.....

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    I decided that it was only polite to use them as targets after the election, not before.

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    My son picked up some with a picture of BO some years ago and never bothered to put a paper target on them.......
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom W. View Post
    My son picked up some with a picture of BO some years ago and never bothered to put a paper target on them.......
    The zombie pic?
    "The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people." (Amendment IX)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom W. View Post
    My son picked up some with a picture of BO some years ago and never bothered to put a paper target on them.......
    I wish I had some of those...
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    In my state (as I'm sure it is in every other state) it is illegal to place campaign signs on the right-of-way along the Interstate, but candidates still do it. What about reappropriating these signs, do two wrongs make a right?

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