06 Jun '11, 6pm

Should we ban the penny? @mikesbikes in #California says it makes 'cents'

Should We Ban the Penny to Help the Environment? A big penny made from actual pennies. Photo by Rachel Kramer So a friend posted a picture on Facebook of a Northern California bike shop that's banning the penny . No more Lincolns. Sales will be rounded down to the nearest nickel, in favor of the customer. It's billed as a way to help protect the environment, the economy, and our sanity. View the entire comment thread.

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