Tuesday Turnip

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It's time for another whimsical Tuesday Turnip search wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting factoids "turn-up."

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Today I typed in "gas prices by country" unearthing the following list compiled from a variety of different sites:

  • Tehran, Iran: $0.33
  • Cairo, Egypt: $0.86
  • Lagos, Nigeria: $1.92
  • Beijing, China: $2.44
  • Mexico City, Mexico: $2.34
  • New York, US: $2.76
  • Moscow, Russia: $2.89
  • Havana, Cuba: $3.03
  • Toronto, Canada: $3.28
  • Sydney, Australia: $3.57
  • Rome, Italy: $5.62
  • Seoul, Korea: $6.06
  • Oslo, Norway: $6.48
  • Paris, France: $6.52
  • London, England: $6.65

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