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"Copper Standard"
Pennies from Heaven!  At the rate things are going both pennies and nickles are likely to be much more valuable for their metal content than for their nominal value.  The mint loses money as it is on minting those coins.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Mon Apr 27th, 2009 at 02:07:44 PM EST
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