The Icy Casing of a Parking Meter A year ago, redditor Crispy-Snax tried to use a parking meter in Urbana, Illinois. The ice coating the entire face of the machine peeled off in one piece. He says that he was able to get the meter to work after hitting it a few times.-via The Soul Is Bone Comments (0) Commenting is closed. Click here to view up to the first 100 of this post's 0 comments We hope you like this article! Please help us grow by sharing: Tweet Get Updates In Your Inbox Free weekly emails, plus get access to subscriber-only prizes. We won't share your email. You can cancel at any time.