Hackers in Dallas, Texas recently broke into the programming boxes of several display boards in order to change the messages featured on them. One of the signs was changed to read "Trump is a shape shifting lizard," while another read "Bernie for president."

This was the second day in a row that these signs were changed and while some laugh at the signs, the Texas Department of Transportation is taking the matter very seriously:

TX Dot officials are warning that the pranks are no laughing matter, because the punishment for whoever is doing this is very serious.

TX DOT spokesman Ryan LaFontaine said, “this is actually a 3rd degree felony so it’s a pretty big deal. We’re talking prison time.”

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