Parking Meter Payout

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To celebrate our 225th anniversary, we’re looking through our archives to bring you 225 pieces of wit, wisdom, and fun in a series we’re calling Almanac Treasures (see more of them here).

In one day, Americans drop $5.5 million into parking meters. Even so, they shell out three times that much in parking meter fines.

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1986 Old Farmer's Almanac

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