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my $2…

by Rob Friesel

From the “I-hope-this-is-real” department and also from the “I’ll-never-shop-there-again” department… Via Gizmodo

“I’m just here to pay the bill,” Bolesta says he told a cashier. “She looked at the $2 bills and told me, ‘I don’t have to take these if I don’t want to.’ I said, ‘If you don’t, I’m leaving. I’ve tried to pay my bill twice. You don’t want these bills, you can sue me.’ So she took the money. Like she’s doing me a favor.”

He remembers the cashier marking each bill with a pen. Then other store personnel began to gather, a few of them asking, “Are these real?”

The funniest part about this for me is the “I don’t have to take these if I don’t want to.” Because actually, sweetheart, they’re legal currency so you do “have to take these”. Kinda reminds me of this story.

currently playing: Chemlab “Elephant Man” (Yeah, it’s been that kind of night… week…)

About Rob Friesel

Software engineer by day, science fiction writer by night; weekend homebrewer. Author of The PhantomJS Cookbook and a short story in Please Do Not Remove. View all posts by Rob Friesel →

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