Pervs kept stealing the 'mile 69' highway marker, so it was replaced with this

Get the Full Story2019 has barely started, and we've already suffered a great loss: A "69" mile marker is gone forever, and will not be replaced.

The Washington Department of Transportation is sick and tired of people stealing the marker notably known as the sex number so it's replacing the highway sign with one that says "68.9."

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"Thieves show no signs of slowing down," a local CBS station reported. Watch the mildly painful banter between the two anchors as they debate the accuracy of the sign without cracking up over its reference to a sex position. Read more...More about Transportation, 420, 69, Culture, and Web Culture