I love the NSA. It's like having a secret fan-base you will never see, but they're there, watching everything you write and it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside knowing that I may be some person's only form of unconstitutional entertainment one night.
If they are worth more than a penny, then why would anyone return them ?
If the government could produce them for less than a penny then they might even turn a profit.
Mr. Speaker, I once again find myself compelled to vote against the annual budget resolution for a very simple reason: it makes government bigger. ― Ron Paul
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of Liberty. Thomas Jefferson
yeah must be at least 25$HOLY CRAP!!! That's a lot of friggin pennies!
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
Hey - I'm not stupid.
I'm hoarding pennies too - I must have like $10.00 worth. in 200 yeras long after I'm dead they'll be worth 3x's as much - more if they do axe the penny completely.
A screaming comes across the sky.
It has happened before, but there is nothing to compare it to now.Pynchon - Gravity's Rainbow
I agree with those that think we should keep them and just make them out of a cheaper material... it makes no sense for them to worth less then the materials they are made out of.
If things keep going as they are, coined currency of any kind will disappear. It just won't make economical sense because of the cost of metals. But I think that currency as a whole needs to be done away with. The technology exist to live without hard cash currency.