Pennies 4ever

Since the news that the Canadian penny will slowly disappear from regular use, there’s been an increased nostalgia about the penny. It was really just an annoyance before, having to dig out more round metal disks and hardly getting much for the effort. You can’t buy nothing with one cent or two!

But now…oh sweet penny! You are different, special! Amber coloured, instead of all those other, pompous, silvery coins. Got that leaf on it. So cool.

Y’know what else is cool? My penny wall. See how it’s coming along. Now that I fixed it up, you can see some patterns. It’s funny how years that end in 4 or 9 (the far right column) are plentiful, while years that end in 5 or 0 (far left column) are scarce. Is it just us? Or is this a pattern of circulation? Curious…

the before picture. when the pennies were alll messed up

the before picture. when the pennies were alll messed up

renewed order of pennies!

renewed order of pennies!

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