We don’t usually think of historical markers as being potentially subversive or funny (though one artist out there does). However, LSC Creations may have changed that. They offer a wide range of histerical markers, novelty state plaques, and fake historical markers, among other items.
They offer the now-famous:
For the more civic-minded they have various state histerical markers, such as:
Of course, if you don’t like their text they offer blank plaques so you can write your own:
Thanks to LSC, we finally have the ability to correct errors, debate interpretation, and make fun of the information found on historical markers. Perhaps most importantly, we can do all of that free of committees, politicians, or oversight of any kind.
If given the chance to (anonymously) post a sign of your own, what sign would you challenge or parody?