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Money Trees

passersby have been stopping for decades (if not centuries), meticulously hammering small denomination coins intro trees. via Colossal.

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The Problem with Pennies and Nickels

Why would we continue to make pennies and nickels that cost more to produce than they’re worth?

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The Face Bank

Both creepy and arousing at the same time. EPICponyz: The Face Bank.

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Warhammer Online ‘billing error’ results in massively multiplayer overcharge

Just like that, we suddenly understand some peoples’ stern distaste for subscription-based MMOs. A recent bug in the Warhammer Online billing system charged some players…

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Alex Gibney’s Casino Jack & the United States of Money Trailer

This portrait of Washington super lobbyist Jack Abramoff—from his early years as a gung—ho member of the GOP political machine to his final reckoning as…

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Elongated coin

Elongated coins are coins that have been elongated (flattened or stretched) and embossed with a new design with the purpose of creating a commemorative or…

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Lincoln One-Cent Redesign

The current Lincoln cent’s reverse (tails side) design is emblematic of President Abraham Lincoln’s preservation of the United States as a single and united country,…

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Picasso’s Tete de Femme

A Picasso masterpiece unseen in public for 43 years has gone under the hammer at auctioneers Christie’s for £8.1m. Tete de Femme (Jacqueline) had been…

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Oliver Stone’s Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps Trailer

Emerging from a lengthy prison stint, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside of a world he once dominated. Looking to repair his damaged relationship…

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snopes.com: New U.S. Constitutional Currency

One of the most important things about America is our Bill of Rights. It is possibly the most important information any citizen can have. The…

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Consumerist – Identity Theft Hysteria Overblown, Watch Your Debit Card Instead – Obama’s helicopter plans

If someone calls you and says they’re your bank or anyone like that asking you anything at all that’s sensitive I hang up on them….

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Drug companies invent diseases.

old Article The special issue, edited by David Henry, of Newcastle University in Australia, and Ray Moynihan, an Australian journalist, reports that conditions such as…

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