A Texas man paid for his speeding ticket with 22,000 pennies, in protest of what he labeled "extortion," for a speeding ticket received while driving 39 mph in a 30 mph zone.
Cancer has been a specter in my family. My grandmother, Granny Lu, a strong, petite woman, the daughter of AC Gilbert, an inventor and Olympic gold medal-winner and owner of The Toy Barn, a former toy store in Hamden, Connecticut, was diagnosed with cancer when I was a teenager.
This guy is a penny saver ... literally.
Quarters and dimes would have been OK.
While the one-cent, once-copper coin doesn't have the purchasing power it used to, Americans still have a hard time letting
Green talks hating pennies, loving the world and everything in between. Please, please excuse the continual screwing up of the title of "The Two Gentlemen of Verona."
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama said Thursday that it might be time to stop making pennies, calling them obsolete and