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Going Rate to Lick Entire New York City Subway Railing: $1

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You know that thin, slimy film of what we can only assume is liquid hepatitis found on just about every piece of metal in the entire New York City subway system? You probably don’t know what it tastes like, do you?

Well, YouTube’s latest “star” does, and that’s because he licked an entire subway railing — literally, the entire thing — and he did it for one dollar.

We watched the video — and threw up in our mouths a little bit. And you can, too, after the jump.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 2, 2012

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