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Meh. I'm just waiting on Monopoly money to gain some recognition as a legit currency.
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"Gettin' that plastic" doesn't have quite the same ring as "Gettin' that paper". I wonder how rappers like Lil' Wayne will deal with this

All jokes aside, I do like the sanitary and durability aspect. Many times I've received dollars that are either taped up or just missing a piece entirely.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by BeerPowered View Post
I could have sworn that Canada already uses plastic money?
Wrong, monopoly money
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Originally Posted by Drift0r View Post
"Gettin' that plastic" doesn't have quite the same ring as "Gettin' that paper". I wonder how rappers like Lil' Wayne will deal with this
At least you can still say, "Gettin' dat cheddar"
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At least you can still say, "Gettin' dat cheddar"
They say cheddar as money? Never heard a rapper say that. You really do learn something new every day. Lol.
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People are gonna be pissed when they send that stuff through the drier and it melts or crinkles up.
no, just no. We have plastic money here in Aus and I've had notes accidentally go through the drier many times, they don't melt.
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Speaking of money, I remember the days ( 5 - 7 years ago ) when I would get $1,000 U.S. and receive $1600+ Canadian.

Today, when I get $1,000 U.S. I get $959.50 Canadian or less depending on the bank's rates, it's really ANNOYING!

Wonder who's moving backwards money wise?

As for the rest of the debate, I couldn't hear you over my health care benefits.
Edited by 2010rig - 4/15/11 at 9:13pm
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inb4 Canada's healthcare sucks.

I really think moving to plastic bills would be better. But, the cotton and linen industries probably wouldn't like it!
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dang thats cool
    
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I hope most of you realize, we Canadians and you (most of OCN) Americans aren't so different. Our life styles are very similar.

Sounds crazy yes
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