Website ranks North Carolina high for license plate designs

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North Carolina has some of the best-looking license plates in the country, according to a website. decided to rank the license plates of all 50 states and placed the Tar Heel state at number 15.

“First in Flight, nearly first in our hearts. Never change, NC,” the website reads.

“Across the 50 states of our union, there are hundreds of unique plates, each one issued by the state and designed by committee. Considering the multitude of designs, there are bound to be some successes and some total failures,” according to the article.

The opinion-based rankings put South Carolina in at first place for its design of a palm tree and the moon. Maryland was ranked dead last.

The website provides “updates and dispatches from the guys who find you the coolest stuff that money can buy,” according to its Facebook page.

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