Thoughts On The Dead

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In For Two Pennies

I’ve never posted the same image two days in a row before, but I wanted to show you something.

Once again, the actual, honest-to-Liz, brandy-new £2 coin from the UK. It ostensibly honors some old comedy writer, but when placed next to an image from Stanley Mouse…well, you be the judge:

img_3048 img_3050I knew we were everywhere, but I had no idea that “everywhere” included the Royal Mint. We all need to start carrying these, as a way of identifying each other.


  1. YES! just like dumbledores’s army!

  2. The Central Shaft

    January 6, 2016 at 3:46 pm

    So if we’re treating this as a challenge coin (and it absolutely should be), what are the stakes for failing a coin check? SEALs would make the loser (or stumped challenger) buy a round . . . we can do more/better.

    Classic Billy dick-punch?

    Interpretive dance to Lost Sailor?

    Archive roulette limited to AUDs from ’91-’95?

  3. Luther Von Baconson

    January 6, 2016 at 3:59 pm

    that’s actionable. copyright infringement. sue The Queen. her ’75 Plymouth Duster & Her Corgis.

  4. occidentalpoppy

    January 6, 2016 at 5:37 pm

    I was thinking of these two images last night after your first post and trying to calculate how much Mouse could get if he took some tiny percent of all the two pound coins in circulation while the suit was pending.

  5. Luther Von Baconson

    January 6, 2016 at 6:14 pm

  6. So how many do I need to bring back from Europe tour this summer?

    P.S. does anyone know if it will be Dead Co or RatDog?

  7. this is one of three gd-themed coins. the other has a jester, and the other has a crown and sceptre.


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