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POLL: Will Obama ever be depicted on U.S. currency?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Dick Whitman, Apr 20, 2016.


Will Obama every be depicted on U.S. currency?

  1. Yes

    23 vote(s)
  2. No

    14 vote(s)
  1. Dick Whitman

    Dick Whitman Well-Known Member

    Seems like a no-brainer for the first African-American president. I assume it will take a couple of decades, though, to permit the political temperature of the time simmer down.
  2. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    Not while any of us are alive.
  3. Lugnuts

    Lugnuts Well-Known Member

    Gonna need to vote 'no' only because I think 'currency' as we know it will cease to exist.

    No, not Ragu-meggedon.

    Fingerprint and/or retina technology.
    Earthman likes this.
  4. Spartan Squad

    Spartan Squad Well-Known Member

    I think credit cards will advance to that point, but there will always be some form of currency.

    The real question is who does Obama supplant? Hamlton on the $10? Figure Washington, Lincoln and Grant are safe and Jackson is about to be replaced by Harriet Tubman.
  5. SFIND

    SFIND Well-Known Member

    Obama will replace Tubman by the end of the century.
  6. MisterCreosote

    MisterCreosote Well-Known Member

    Put Obama on the $2. Jefferson already has the nickel.
  7. Earthman

    Earthman Well-Known Member

    Wasn't Bill Clinton the first black president ?
  8. SpeedTchr

    SpeedTchr Well-Known Member

    Make a new $3 bill. Perfect spot.
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  9. CD Boogie

    CD Boogie Well-Known Member

    Put him on the quarter and take off Washington, who is already on the $1.
  10. Earthman

    Earthman Well-Known Member

    Seems like they now need to balance things out and put a Latino on one of the
    bills. Perhaps Alberto Gonzales.
  11. I Should Coco

    I Should Coco Well-Known Member

    Maybe he'll replace Smokin' Joe Camel on the Camel cash. The man does like to smoke ...
    CD Boogie and old_tony like this.
  12. old_tony

    old_tony Well-Known Member

    Obama won't be on the currency until this country builds a wall ... to keep people in, as most Socialist countries do.
    Lugnuts likes this.
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