WEIRD NEWS
11/12/2012 09:55 am ET Updated Jan 12, 2013

Movie Theater Sells Carrots, Not Tickets, To Avoid Taxas

When new austerity measures in Spain bumped the tax on theater tickets to 21% over the summer, Quim Marcé figured his theater in the small town of Bescanó would go under.

Then he had an idea: Why not sell carrots, plentiful in the farmland that surrounds the village, instead of tickets?

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