Ireland has the convention of the election poster on the lamppost, something which is rare in the US. At times like this, in the run-up to the European elections, Dublin if festooned with these posters (photographed in front of Government Buildings in Dublin last week):
Needless to say, there have been many fake election posters - here is one of the best of them:
Posters are also regularly defaced:
But even the genuine, untouched posters can be quite weird:
Apparently the Belgians do it better:
Diplomats: annoying but cheap.
2 weeks ago