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These tourists are probably sitting in old gum. Rome is seeking to unstick feet from the streets with a costly new initiative.

— The cost to remove a single piece of chewing gum from Rome’s streets, according to the city’s garbage collection agency. The Eternal City recently launched an initiative to scrub the sidewalks of an estimated 5.5 million pieces of gum. (via New York Daily News)

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