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Originally Posted by chevymeister;13140017 
Not all of us... I myself travel north to the igloos and pillage what is left. Nothin' like winter blubber bud.

I'm not your buddy, friend.
    
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Originally Posted by Boyboyd;13140907 
You're missing out on all the fun of paying for expensive things with real money.

This is true.

There is no better feeling in the world than smacking down a couple dozen jugs of change in order to pay for your new TV.

Like a boss cool.gif
post #63 of 187
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Originally Posted by nathris;13140966 
I'm not your buddy, friend.

...I'm not your friend Guy!...


LOL!

http://www.southparkstudios.com/clips/165191/im-not-your-friend-guy
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Rich emo kids would cut themselves by swimming in a pool of these
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Originally Posted by jammy4041;13137530 
I found this website interesting (about aussie money though) http://www.questacon.edu.au/indepth/clever/plastic_banknotes.html. So more countries could follow their lead?
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The US Treasury Department is testing polymer bank notes, but there are concerns that the American public will reject a plastic Greenback.


Stupid American public...
post #66 of 187
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Originally Posted by gildadan 
Plastic money seriously? I don't understand the reasoning here.

Plastic money is cheaper to produce than cotton money, last 4 times longer and is harder to counterfeit.
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That is so true.
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Hopefully this will result into being able to use $100 bills again.


Virtually no one accepts them nowadays.
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Originally Posted by Zackcy;13141699 
Virtually no one accepts them nowadays.

Which, in the UK at least, would be illegal. Yet still a lot of places refuse to accept £50 notes, or once you get south of York, any notes from Scotland (same currency, different banks therefore different designs). God forbid what would happen if you mentioned plastic money to them...
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Originally Posted by GingerJohn;13137356 
Great idea. I liked the Aussie money, especially as I was once careless and put $50 through the wash. Came out the other side cleaner but undamaged. Plus the lower bacteria count on them is good, my dad recently started running a coffee van as a semi-retirement thing, handles cash every day and gets sick more often than he ever did.

coffee van? must be a canadian thing
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