DON'T MIX YOUR DRINKS



...because if you do, your motorcycle will be struck by lightning, turned upside down, and cracked in half. All right, it's easy enough to work out what they're saying: don't drink and drive (or ride). On the other hand, it is hard not to ask yourself whether the artist's heart was totally in the warning, or whether he (or she) was not having rather more fun with the medium than the with message. It's also worth asking if such billboards are not so entertaining (and therefore so distracting) that they cause more accidents than they prevent. 

Besides, how many motorcyclists drink green glop out of martini glasses with a lemon clipped to the side? The beer is presumably Dutch, where they always pour too much head, and the wonky surface of the wine is is bit disquieting, regardless of what caused it.


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