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Pennies Don't Make Cents: John Oliver Explains Why The Lowly U.S. Coin Should Go

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Mon, 23 Nov 2015 20:21:26 Z)

Englishman John Oliver's observations about the lowliest of American coins should convince you that the federal government is wasting money by making pennies. This is from his monologue on HBO's Last Week Tonight on November 22, 2015.

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