Saturday, August 23, 2008

Godless U.S. Dollar Coin

http://www.mlive.com/grpress/news/index.ssf/2008/08/dollar_coins_not_godless_despi.html

Grand Rapids Press [MI]
22 August 2008

Dollar coins not 'Godless' despite urban myth

by Chris Knape
The Grand Rapids Press

GRAND RAPIDS -- An e-mail spreading an urban myth about those shiny, new dollar coins might be better circulated than the coins themselves.

Since The Press published a story Thursday about plans to test its marketing of the Andrew Jackson coin in Grand Rapids, several readers have written to object to what they thought was the coin's omission of the motto "In God We Trust." [...]