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Readers: Colfax has the best sign porn...but Colorado Boulevard comes close

Sign porn! Denver is a showplace for amazing signage from across the decades. For proof, look no further than #denversignporn, a popular Instagram hashtag. That's what Michael Roberts did, and then compiled some of the best examples of this particular brand of porn in this Latest Word post.

After looking over the selections, chill6759 notes:

Colfax has the best sign porn.

And while it's hard to argue with that, Tim comes up with a doozy on Colorado Boulevard:

Denver has many signs worth adding to your list, but there's one I think needs to be added.
After he sent that suggestion, we went to The Kittalog and found this video by Kittbo:

What's your favorite sign porn in town? Tell us below.

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