Australian Street Cleaners Destroy Famed Graffiti The mayor of Melbourne, Australia, just wanted clean streets. She sent out cleanup crews and they painted over some graffiti. They also painted over a priceless stencil of a rat by celebrated British graffiti artist Banksy.
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Australian Street Cleaners Destroy Famed Graffiti

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Australian Street Cleaners Destroy Famed Graffiti

Australian Street Cleaners Destroy Famed Graffiti

Australian Street Cleaners Destroy Famed Graffiti

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The mayor of Melbourne, Australia, just wanted clean streets. She sent out cleanup crews and they painted over some graffiti. They also painted over a priceless stencil of a rat by celebrated British graffiti artist Banksy.

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