(also "Plowy McPlowface; (multiple entries)" because of course)

@MxCraven On paper, yeah, but when you say it out loud it doesn't work as well (in American English, anyhow, where "plow" is a definite "ow" and "Bowie" is a definite "oh" (except when talking about the knife, where it's a definite "oo"))

Although maybe the opportunity for an Aladdin Sane paint job makes up for that, I dunno.

@gamehawk I forgot the best one! The second one was named "Gritsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Anti-Slip Machiney"

@gamehawk in my state they had a similar contest but the cowards omitted "abolish ice" from the list of finalists despite overwhelming support.

eventually they went with plowy mcplowface or some bullshit

I got a feeling of Deja Vu reading this. Turns out it did happen before:

In Minnesota earlier this year "Abolish Ice" was one of the top submitted snow plow names, but the Minnesota DoT decided not to include that name in the list of finalists.


Sign in to participate in the conversation

The original server operated by the Mastodon gGmbH non-profit