Only In California 10

Some funny things we've seen

since we moved here

Don't Miss Any Of The "Only In Califormia" Pages
#1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, 11, more coming
(Go to the end for the latest photos)
 Jim Hayes' Web Pages

CA Home

cars - animals - plants - home

 Believe it or not!

These are real things

we've seen here in California.


Wonder where you get giant models of Crows, Pigeons and Seagulls in Hollywood? bird sign
Where else but Palm Springs, CA could you get a picture of a sunset on snow-capped mountains framed by palm trees in the desert? Palm Springs 
Almost as good as the Enzo on page #2, this Lamborghini Murcielago Spyder was parked on Wilshire in Santa Monica. handicapped parking

handicapped parking 
What do you do if you have an accident in your Prius and you are most likely an artist? bent Prius

bent Prius 
Poster from the election campaign on a pedestal near LA County Museum of Art (LACMA) election 08
In 1925 on the corner of Wilshire and Fairfax, across from LACMA and The Peterson Automotive Museum are today, was an airport named for Cecil B. deMille. And that round object in the background was a Goodyear Blimp!
This poster is in the window of Johnnie's Diner which stands there today.

There is a guy in Fallbrook who repairs antique airplane propellers, and he uses the UPS store for shipment. This, obviously, is a 3-bladed propeller. propeller
Most towns have sign twirlers who used to promote houses for sale but today are mainly advertising tax services (March). However in Fallbrook,,,,  TATT-2
Yes, it's Kermit the Frog on top of a building in Hollywood. It's the Jim Henson Studios. Kermit the Frog
That's entertainment - in a freeway rest stop. Parking lot guitar player
It says "Our chickens don't do drugs." Our chickens don't do drugs
Yes, it's a group that trains collies to play soccer. Wonder if they train bulldogs to play football or rotweilers to play rugby? Soccer collies
Hollywood trash - I mean the cup not the residents of the home in the background. Hollywood trash
This mannequin gets around. Nude mannequin
And the potential is unlimited. Unique business opportunity
In Santa Monica at the Civic Auditorium, you can give your bike to a valet for parking. Bike valet
French "Pervential" - furniture for Perverts? French Pervential Furniture
The small sign on the left side of the window says:
 Safe Sex
Safe Sex 
Here's a hint lady: NOT inside the pickup bar your car is parked next to. Mr Right 




There's More Coming!

Don't Miss Any Of The "Only In Califormia" Pages
#1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #9, #10, 11, more coming
(Go to the end for the latest photos)

Don't Miss the Car Stuff...


(c) 2003-10, Jim Hayes


Return to Jim Hayes's Home Page