I've lived in Illinois my entire life and one of my biggest pet peeves isn't the drivers or the high taxes.  It's something so specific you'll roll your eyes.

I have never understood why life can't be colorful all the time.  We're here for a good time, not a long time so let's make the most of it while we can!

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If you drive at all, you know you see more license plates than people on a daily basis.

Think about it - during your work day you're getting lunch, getting gas, and driving home after your shift.  License plates cruising past you every which way!

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We ALWAYS see license plates.  They're not pretty to look at in the state of Illinois, though.  Might as well have good looking plates if they'll be all around!

Seriously, license plates are everywhere and a major aspect of our daily lives.  We're constantly reminded of their bland, dull appearance every time we drive or park our vehicles.

Illinois Has The Worst License Plate Design In The Country

Illinois license plates seem to lack any artistic touch or innovative design.  Ew.

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Florida has a pretty cool one - it's two colorful oranges on it and says "Sunshine State".  Why can't we have something have as decent?!

Read More: 3 Ways Your License Plate Will Get You Busted in IL 

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I'm just saying, how are we going to make a ton of "Worst In America" lists and still have an ugly license plate design?  Your guess is as good as mine.

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