7 surprisingly creative acts of election poster vandalism

first_img @tnteacherTim @dailyedge one would want to be careful where a cable tie is placed! #Roscommon #EuroMing #EP2014 pic.twitter.com/CYXP9ZqqhL— Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan (@lukeming) April 29, 2014 Wh-what? I’m not tired at all actua-*snore* Source: Workers Solidarity MovementThe many stylish looks of Dr Paddy Smith Source: Twitter/@padsmythThe prankster’s trick backfired though, as Dr Smyth was moved to share it on Twitter, branding it “street art”.A slightly more angry effort for Cllr Lorraine Kingston in Cork Source: Workers Solidarity MovementTaking the traditional Hitler moustache one step further on this Deirdre Clune poster Source: Workers Solidarity MovementAnd finally, a less creative but still masterful piece of vandalism: Source: Reddit IrelandGorgeous footage depicts hunt for Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones hotspots>New feature lets you ‘ask’ your Facebook friends about their relationship status> Source: Luke Ming Flanagan/Twittercenter_img WITH EVERY ELECTION comes the row over posters. Posters are ugly, they take up space, they’re going up too early – and the old chestnut, why are they even required?Well, people can’t complain much longer as others have reliably turned the low-hanging fruit into, er, beautiful works of art.Tonight, Matthew, Cllr Seán Martin is going to be… Source: Workers Solidarity MovementA ‘spliffy’ addition to a Luke Ming Flanagan poster in Roscommon Source: Twitter/@cawley_mFlanagan himself has said it is but a mere cable tie, but we’re still not convinced.last_img read more