There is a genius running around Asheville, North Carolina., planting fake parking tickets on cars.
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A normal parking ticket in this area is $10. I envy that because in LA it is $73. No, I’m not kidding.
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The genius part of this prank is the barcode at the bottom.
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Anyone who scanned the ticket was directed to the Rick Astley video for “Never Gonna Give You Up.” An internet prank has come to real life. It’s like Cool World but without Brad Pitt having sex with cartoons.
At least one person contacted the police department and tried to pay the ticket.