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Violently Happy
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Sayings As Found Art
Colorado University at Boulder internal link
Boulder, Colorado
(Photo posted Wednesday 5 December 2007)
(Photo taken in 2006)
© 2007 Bryan Costales
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On a series of steps leading up into to the University from the western side, someone had spray painted a series of "wise" quips.


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I'll get in trouble real soon
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Sayings As Found Art
Colorado University at Boulder internal link
Boulder, Colorado
(Photo posted Wednesday 5 December 2007)
(Photo taken in 2006)
© 2007 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#Boulder_02


On a series of steps leading up into to the University from the western side, someone had spray painted a series of "wise" quips.


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If you don't get here baby
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Sayings As Found Art
Colorado University at Boulder internal link
Boulder, Colorado
(Photo posted Wednesday 5 December 2007)
(Photo taken in 2006)
© 2007 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#Boulder_03


On a series of steps leading up into to the University from the western side, someone had spray painted a series of "wise" quips.


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Only you
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Sayings As Found Art
Colorado University at Boulder internal link
Boulder, Colorado
(Photo posted Wednesday 5 December 2007)
(Photo taken in 2006)
© 2007 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#Boulder_04


On a series of steps leading up into to the University from the western side, someone had spray painted a series of "wise" quips.


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When Freedom Is Outlawed
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Sayings As Found Art
Caltrain Station at Mountain View internal link
Mountain View, California
(Photo posted Wednesday 5 December 2007)
(Photo taken in 2006)
© 2007 Bryan Costales
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There were two sayings on this wall. The first was:

I Go To School In Peters Pants
The second saying was:
When freedom is outlawed, only outlaws will be free


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The Kenny Dot Clown Show
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Sayings As Found Art
North Beach neighborhood internal link
San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Wednesday 5 December 2007)
(Photo taken in 2006)
© 2006 Bryan Costales
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This saying appeared to be an advertisement for a Kenny the Clown external link.


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♥ You Go Girl ♥
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Sayings As Found Art
Huffaker Park internal link
San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Friday 3 September 2010)
(Photo taken 14:23:04 Tuesday 3 February 2009)
© 2010 Bryan Costales
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Someone had used a sharpie pen to write "You Go Girl" on the peeling paint of an old boat internal link that formed part of the decoration in this neighborhood created park.


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The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday
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Sayings As Found Art
Lake Merced internal link
San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Friday 3 September 2010)
(Photo taken 12:29:12 Sunday 28 March 2010)
© 2010 Bryan Costales
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A board was bolted to the wall outside the Lake Merced boathouse. It was unclear why the board was there, and unclear why the saying, "The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday," was so neatly printed on it.


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