WASHINGTON, D.C. — There is good news and bad news from the United States Mint.
Tuesday the announcement was made that it is now getting cheaper to make pennies and nickels. 92 more words
Printing and minting money is one of the privileges that government has. In theory, this is a privilege because the face value of coins is more than they cost to make. 219 more words
As I try my best to banish an unwanted migraine and its impositions, from my vantage point, the ceiling looks no different, a photograph in the corner has picked up a fine line of dust, and the traffic noise from the road below my window sounds as aggressive as it always does. 88 more words