I always say, effort should count for something, even if the result isn't what you wanted.

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However, in this case, that doesn't apply. Don't do this.

According to WIVB, New York State Police recently pulled over a vehicle with a homemade license plate.

Check out the attempt below:

The color looks pretty spot on but that's pretty much where the likeness ends. I couldn't even imagine trying to pull this off but hey, it makes for a good laugh.