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Old 23-05-2003, 23:45:06   #1
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I don't know why I started a thread on the dollar. I guess I just felt left when people started Euro and Pound threads.
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Old 23-05-2003, 23:50:35   #2
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We should change the subject to scalars.

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Old 24-05-2003, 01:06:52   #3
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In god we trust.

I always wandered why that was written on dollars.

Anyone know?
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Old 24-05-2003, 01:20:46   #4
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First hit on google.

http://www.ustreas.gov/education/fac...-we-trust.html

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The motto IN GOD WE TRUST was placed on United States coins largely because of the increased religious sentiment existing during the Civil War. Secretary of the Treasury Salmon P. Chase received many appeals from devout persons throughout the country, urging that the United States recognize the Deity on United States coins. From Treasury Department records, it appears that the first such appeal came in a letter dated November 13, 1861. It was written to Secretary Chase by Rev. M. R. Watkinson, Minister of the Gospel from Ridleyville, Pennsylvania...
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Old 24-05-2003, 02:09:05   #5
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600 000 people die in that war and they put that on a dollar bill.

How about: "no more wars"

Would have been appropriate
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Old 26-05-2003, 09:52:48   #6
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I don't know why I started a thread on the dollar. I guess I just felt left when people started Euro and Pound threads.
So this thread made you right again?
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