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  •  Put Lincoln on it (0+ / 0-)

    And ditch the penny.

    Or keep the penny.  Lincoln deserves to be on two forms of currency.

    "When I was an alien, cultures weren't opinions" ~ Kurt Cobain, Territorial Pissings

    by Subterranean on Tue Mar 04, 2014 at 08:22:22 AM PST

    •  He's already on the $5 (0+ / 0-)

      It would be rather entertaining to have him on all coins and currency, in different forms.  One could get really creative: A bony finger on the penny, a long hairy arm on the dime, whiskers and a chin on the quarter, his whole face on the dollar, torso and fae on the $5, full figure on the $10, Lincoln on a horse on the $20, Lincoln dancing with his entire cabinet in a chorus line on the $100.

      “If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.” Charles Darwin

      by ivorybill on Tue Mar 04, 2014 at 08:36:43 AM PST

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    •  Lincoln was a great president. But his ... (2+ / 0-)
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      ...policies dealing with Indians was awful.

      Don't tell me what you believe, show me what you do and I will tell you what you believe.

      by Meteor Blades on Tue Mar 04, 2014 at 10:50:54 AM PST

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    •  As ivorybill already commented (0+ / 0-)

      he is.  He's one of the few presidents minted in both bill & coin form.

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