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Old 01-13-2012, 03:17 PM   #1
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Default Canada getting new steel Loonie & Toonie coins

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Old 01-13-2012, 04:46 PM   #2
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Every time I use the change sorting machine at my credit union, I check the magnet right inside the coin hopper chute. There are always a few Canadian slugs.... er, coins stuck there.
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That's nice. Saving $16M a year will only take 65 years to pay off the $1B they spent on the gun registry.
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