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944371 BillMcneal : yep, not a bad job now that i think of it
944372 BillMcneal : hi lynxy, want dollars?
944373 BillMcneal : dollars! dollars...
944374 PauLa : hi Lynxy
944375 Lynx : hey Billy
944376 Lynx : Paulita ^^^
944377 PauLa : he preferes euros i guess
944378 Lynx : I just want euros, Bill
944379 BillMcneal : we'll see who wants what after brexit
944380 BillMcneal : why are euro banknotes so wide?
944381 BillMcneal : it's annoying
944382 PauLa : wait till 31st of january
944383 Lynx : let's see what they prefer
944384 BillMcneal : and i can't see any good reason for that design
944385 Lynx : I like 500€ banknote
944386 Lynx : aka Bin Laden
944387 BillMcneal : printed by which country
944388 BillMcneal : aren't they all different?
944391 Lynx : emm banknotes are the same
944392 BillMcneal : so where's bin laden
944394 Lynx : coins are different
944395 BillMcneal : it's purple
944397 PauLa : estamos conectados Lynxito jaja
944398 Lynx : it's named Bin Laden because nodoby sees it lol
944401 Lynx : Paula, a internet? :P
944403 PauLa : nope, en los conceptos
944404 BillMcneal : euros are beautiful, but they shouldn't be so darn wide, it's my only complaint
944406 Lynx : big enough to keep them in a wallet
944408 PauLa : what do you mean by "wide"?
944409 BillMcneal : they don't fit in my wallet!
944410 BillMcneal : that they're more square than rectangular, paula
944411 PauLa : omg
944414 BillMcneal : dollar and euro
944418 Lynx : dollars are longers?
944419 BillMcneal : either that or euros are wider, like i've been nagging about for the past 20 minutes
944420 BillMcneal : omg you europeans live in a fantasy! have you never seen currency from other countries?
944421 BillMcneal : euros are notoriously weirdly shaped
944424 PauLa : just a tip: just save money in franco suizos
944425 BillMcneal : so this is what it feels like to live in a stable quasi-federation
944426 Lynx : only US dollars and Turkey currency
944427 BillMcneal : turkey currency haha
944428 BillMcneal : doesn't even have a name
944429 PauLa : México and Canada have dollars too
944431 Lynx : and Chinese
944432 BillMcneal : i'm pretty sure méxico has pesos
944433 bob : Mexico has Pesos
944434 Lynx : I dunno what AR or UR $ are like
944435 bob : Australia and New Zealand has the dollar
944436 BillMcneal : our new banknotes are beautiful, we removed all faces
944437 BillMcneal : it's just animals and landscapes now
944438 BillMcneal : cdn.lavoz.com.ar/sites/de...
944439 Lynx : much better
944440 BillMcneal : i also like the fact you're supposed to look at them vertically now
944441 Lynx : roman numbers printed on the notes
944442 BillMcneal : i'm trying to find a good collection of kiwi dollars but it's all fancy pictures
944443 BillMcneal : ah i think that's some security measure, maybe the ink or something is different
944444 bob : www.rbnz.govt.nz/notes-an...
944445 BillMcneal : very colorful, i like them, but it's weird to see airbrushed faces on banknotes
944446 PauLa : Aunque el dólar es utilizado en muchos países, por lo que se refiere al estadounidense sólo existen ocho que lo tienen como moneda oficial. Estos países son: Estados Unidos, Ecuador, El Salvador, Islas Marshall, Micronesia, Palaos, Timor Oriental y Zimbabue.
944448 BillMcneal : hey a lot of people have been talking about doing that here
944449 Lynx : Paula, la moneda uruguaya se llama peso uruguayo?
944451 PauLa : si Lynx
944452 Lynx : gracias
944453 BillMcneal : www.banknotes.com/BR159.J...
944454 PauLa : por nada
944455 Lynx : pensé que eran dólares uruguayos
944456 BillMcneal : how to trick foreigners
944457 BillMcneal : in the 80s we tried using a different currency, called "austral"
944458 PauLa : really?
944459 BillMcneal : needless to say it didn't work: when i was a little kid in the early 90s i had a 1000 australes *coin*
944463 BillMcneal : so sad
944464 PauLa : who was the President at that time?
944465 BillMcneal : i don't think the idea of using dollars is so crazy, we're obviously unable of emitting currency, but at the same time ecuador isn't necessarily doing much much better
944466 PauLa : dictadura?
944467 BillMcneal : alfonsín
944468 BillMcneal : immediately after them
944469 PauLa : ah well.........
944471 bob : During the depression in Germany it was cheaper to paper your walls with banknotes instead of wallpaper
944472 BillMcneal : what's the austral-to-peseta exchange rate?
944473 Lynx : I still remember pesetas
944476 PauLa : was it in 2000 or 2002 the pesetas, Lynxy?
944477 BillMcneal : i've seen pictures of people carrying piles of banknotes on carts
944478 BillMcneal : their salary, so sad
944479 BillMcneal : and why were they called "pesetas" when everybody just calls them "pesos"?
944480 BillMcneal : why the diminutive... why!
944481 Lynx : 2002, Paulita
944483 Lynx : I dunno Billy
944484 Lynx : 100 pesetas = 20 duros
944485 BillMcneal : just checked, it's a long story
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