Economics

The New $100 Bill's Shaky Reception

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The Atlantic gathers from all o'er the World Wide Web mockery and disdain for our forthcoming $100 dollar bill. It seems to be the most frustrating redesign since the Onion's Sunday Magazine.

Why should we care? Well, because of the possibility that all of our pockets may be full of them in the next decade (and not because we are so prosperous). If you don't love the look of this hard-to-fake specimen, you can still exchange 11 or 12 of them for an ounce of gold.