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THE NEW nickel five cent piece

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by heavyLox, Apr 10, 2005.

  1. heavyLox

    heavyLox Veteran Member

    Joined: Feb 2, 2002 Messages: 7,196 Likes Received: 17
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    why were the old ones broken and not working properly? Ive heard machines started thinking they were really worht 4 cents and the lose of that one cent compounded was putting us in the hole big time.


    still think the new one is ugly.
     
  2. Pfffffffffft

    Pfffffffffft Moderator Crew

    Joined: Feb 16, 2004 Messages: 15,344 Likes Received: 670
    these are already out in circulation?
     
  3. heavyLox

    heavyLox Veteran Member

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    yeah what made me think abuot is I just saw one on my desk. I had seen/heard the report last year about the guy who designed it and so on and then i didnt think of it again untli jsut now.

    so yes they are out and ugly.
     
  4. KYU

    KYU Member

    Joined: Feb 20, 2004 Messages: 437 Likes Received: 0
    the only thing nickels are good for anyway is throwing at people
     
  5. heavyLox

    heavyLox Veteran Member

    Joined: Feb 2, 2002 Messages: 7,196 Likes Received: 17
    nah they spend like realmoeny too.
     
  6. Pilau Hands

    Pilau Hands Guest

    ^I heard that too. Like if you put 20 of them together, you can spend them like a dollar or some shit like that.

    They do look ugly, but I've been listening to so much hiphop lately, I looked at Thom's face and was like, "Dude is so focused right now."

    Also, I've been sleeping on croissants.
     
  7. CACashRefund

    CACashRefund 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Oct 8, 2004 Messages: 14,171 Likes Received: 272
    The horror... the horror...
     
  8. rental

    rental Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Jul 1, 2001 Messages: 7,641 Likes Received: 1
    yes, ugly...theyre trying to make it look all modern and whatnot, but its already played out. or it just looks funny. like a coin shouldnt have that kind of design.
     
  9. boogie hands

    boogie hands 12oz Legend

    Joined: Feb 15, 2001 Messages: 16,059 Likes Received: 13
  10. jhondoe212

    jhondoe212 New Jack

    Joined: Feb 26, 2004 Messages: 22 Likes Received: 0
    whats with all this in god we trust shit

    i mean how egotistical can america be

    we're fighting a war for god iraq is fighting a war for god
     
  11. saraday

    saraday Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 29, 2004 Messages: 2,054 Likes Received: 1
    no pope on the back?

    what a shame.....














    hehhe.

    they're pretty ugly.
     
  12. Theodore Huxtable

    Theodore Huxtable Banned

    Joined: Jan 20, 2005 Messages: 236 Likes Received: 0
    bring back the buffalo nickels.

    for whatever reason.
     
  13. ASER1NE

    ASER1NE Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 15, 2001 Messages: 7,577 Likes Received: 2
    Without Debit and Visa I'd be lost ..........

    But they are pretty ugly.
     
  14. heavyLox

    heavyLox Veteran Member

    Joined: Feb 2, 2002 Messages: 7,196 Likes Received: 17
    I actually like then now. when compared side by side he new nickles appear bigger, so pyschologically i now feel like my 5cents spends bigger then the old five cents

    its also nice that its not centered.

    FYI i took a 6 week course lead by john kerry on "flip-floppery"
     
  15. GLIK$

    GLIK$ Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Jul 23, 2002 Messages: 22,277 Likes Received: 117
    I say its an improvement from old nickles.
     
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