John McCain says replacing the dollar bill with a coin will benefit strippers

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(PIX11) – John McCain is pushing for a bill in the Senate that would abolish the paper dollar bill and replace it with a coin.

In addition to saving the Fed some serious cash, he says it would also benefit some under-represented citizens: strippers.

The Arizona Senator says making the switch would save the government billions in printing costs.

But McCain was questioned about how this would impact the exotic dancers, whose customary G-strings and garter belts are ill-equipped to accept dollars in coin form.

McCain’s response?  He said he hopes strip club patrons simply give bigger tips.

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  • Mike

    Between my wallet, cell phone, and MP3 player, my bulging pockets already make me look like some sort of pack mule and now you want me to carry even more change!

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