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Washing of the Coins: I DON"T SUGGEST




WARNING: THIS IS TOTALLY GROSS!

I have a change box that I dump all my change in and leave in the closet. I looked in it and the cat had peed on the change. I was totally grossed out so I put the change in a pot, added bleach, and boiled the heck out of it. Now, I have gross looking coins. Needless to say, I don't suggest boiling coins if you plan on using them in the future to purchase Diet Cokes at the Mav. I don't know if you can tell in the picture, but the coloring looks like it came off and rusted. Sometimes I wonder how I get these genuises idea and am still able to hold onto my Masters Degree?






Comments

AMiller said…
I would think adding the bleach would be enough. I don't think I would have ever thought to boil them. Pretty funny, though.
HA! I think I boil everything. This one time I boiled the toothbrushes... who knew they would expand!
The O'Neils said…
Hey,
I see that you have moved...I was wondering if I could get your new address :). My email is jilian913@hotmail.com...make sure you put one "L". I hope all is well.
Jill O'Neil

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