Re: USAGE: License Plates (was Re: USAGE: names for pillbug/wood louse/woodbug)
|From:||John Quijada <jq_ithkuil@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, March 16, 2004, 4:46|
>Mark J. Reed wrote:
>> The rules for license plates in the US vary from state to state.
>> Certain patterns are often skipped in the automatic enumeration; you
>> mentioned ASS, and other candidates are FUC, FUK, GOD, etc. The
>> fully-spelled forms are also rejected in vanity applications.
Here in California many years ago some guy requested and was issued the
license plate 37OHSSV which the Department of Motor Vehicles ended up
having to confiscate. Why, you might ask? He put it on his vehicle upside-