Wednesday, August 10, 2011

AWESOME: I'm moving to Niue.

Yes I spelled it right, no I don't know how to pronounce it. But this South Pacific island state named Niue is going to accept legal tender in the form of collector's edition Star Wars coins! Sure the legal tender value of each coin is the equivalent of 1 Euro and a set of four coins will set collectors back a healthy 235 Euros but hey, you could literally buy a gumball in Niue with a coin featuring Luke Skywalker and they would freaking accept it! Now I'm torn because I was going to move to Australia where a surprising amount of people have started putting "Jedi" as their religion, but Niue is making a strong case with this whole money thing.

Full story here at The Telegraph

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