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Chalkitti

A six-year-old girl was fined $300 for drawing on the sidewalk in front of her home with colored chalk.

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Stephen Colbert interviewed Natalie Shea the "calcium sulfate junkie" and was able to draw correlations between her vandalism, the decline in Brooklyn property values and the sub-prime mortgage crisis. Apparently chalkitti is considered a gateway crime since it literally happened a couple steps from the gate to Shea's Park Slope brownstone.

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