According to the U.S. Government, North Korea is producing almost perfect counterfeit $100 bills and smuggling them into the USA. Tens of millions of bogus dollars have entered the American economy this way, in what may be considered an act of economic sabotage.
In other money-related news, the financial crisis is inducing record numbers of unemployed or under-employed Americans to raid their 401(k)s prematurely under the “hardship withdrawals” provisions of the law.
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Thanks to Amil Imani, Barry Rubin, Fjordman, JD, and all the other tipsters who sent these in.
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