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Atlanta Street Artist Writes Poetry on Illegal "Bandit Signs"


You know those illegal "bandit signs," the advertisements for English lessons or loans that people staple to phone polls in big cities? Well, in Atlanta an artist named John Morse has been using that format to spread better messages.

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Bonus: He numbers and signs each one. Double bonus: They're all also haikus. He's put up hundreds of them and mapped their locations.

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