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Wednesday, January 19, 2005

Locker Room-Style Punishment for Jaywalkers in Manila

The police in Manila have instituted a new program whereby those who are caught jaywalking are smacked with a wet towel.  Under the program, 20 patrol cars circle the city with wet blankets attached to poles ready to impose instant justice.  Story . . . [Mark Godsey]

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