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HitchBOT’s U.S. Tour Ends With Vandalization in Philly | NBC Nightly News

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Beloved HitchBOT destroyed in Philadelphia

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HitchBOT beheaded in Philadelphia after being treated nicely everywhere else - TomoNews

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HitchBOT beheaded in Philadelphia (Jesse Wellens & Ed Bassmaster)

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How a Robot Hitchhiked Across Canada

HitchBOT was a Canadian "hitchhiking robot" created by David Harris Smith of McMaster University and Frauke Zeller of Ryerson University. It gained international attention for successfully hitchhiking across Canada and in Europe, but in 2015 an attempt to hitchhike across the United States ended shortly after it began when the robot was destroyed by vandals in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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