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Couple glues 60,000 pennies to bedroom floor

YesBoss
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1873: the oldest penny used; coin features an indian head instead of Abraham Lincoln1944: year of the WWII 440 steel penny used because of a copper shortage59,670: total amount of pennies used128: total number of man-hours it took to lay pennies2: total number of people who made the penny floor possible184: number of reruns (see glossary) placed before grouting$596.70: total cost of pennies.$2.55: total cost per square foot x 234sq = 59,670 pennies.

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YesBoss posted Jan 28, 2013
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additc

is this a question?

additc (rep: 1.8k) posted Jan 28, 2013

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YesBoss

@additc, Sharing Some News

YesBoss (rep: 227k) posted Jan 28, 2013

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erick99

I saw that news story yesterday. Kind of an interesting use of penny's and time :)

erick99 (rep: 402k) posted Jan 28, 2013

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krmills1

That floor looks really cool, i love the idea!

krmills1 (rep: 14.3k) posted Jan 28, 2013

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Brentheriot

I've been to a restaurant where they had penny's all over tables & varnished over them. It was kinda cool. Especially to the kids.

Brentheriot (rep: 64.6k) posted Jan 28, 2013

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