Should Congress eliminate the one dollar bill?

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Should a dollar coin should replace dollar bill?

Poll closed Dec 5, 2012.
  1. Yes, a good idea whose time has come

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  2. No, change scares me

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  3. I'll let you know once I hear from Limbaugh or Hannity

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  1. Wry Catcher
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    They have been suggesting this, although it never goes anywhere.

    If its cheaper, I say go for it.
     
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    What woud GNC attendees do at the strip clubs... chuck coins at the girls???
     
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    It's much cheaper in the long term.
     
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    I think it's more feasible now than ever before, more people deal in plastic rather than cash. I never carry cash, so I would barely notice the switch.
     
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    What will become of the Dollar Store when there is no dollar?
     
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    Doesn't matter to me as long as I can exchange that coin or bill for something real, something tangible, whose value is determined by a free market. Gold would be fine.
     
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    There already is a one dollar coin. I have two of them. It is just a tiny bit larger than a quarter and is very easily mistaken for one, which probably accounts for why it's become so obscure.
     
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    Thread topic, well, could be a legitimate discussion.

    Poll? Ummm... no, this is just more pathetic, libroid, partisan hack garbage from one of the boards stupidest, mouth breathing socialists...

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    Lol! I just noticed the poll! :lmao:
     

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