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The ACLU Compiled A List of Banned License Plates, and They Are Hilarious

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The American Civil Liberties Union is always on the lookout for violations of freedom of speech. According to them, the First Amendment should apply broadly, from freedom of the press to all the way down to stupid vanity license plates. The ACLU of Colorado devoted time and resources to compiling a list of the state’s censored vanity license plates. This means that for each of these, someone went to the DMV with the intent to make a license plate that read GODASS or CONDOM or HERPEE or whatever, and were told no. Some of these license plates are clever, most of them are delightfully stupid, and a lot of them will make you say “huh?” Below are a few selections from the 7-page document. Here’s the full list.

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