For Better or For Worse by Lynn Johnston

For Better or For Worse

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  1. TEMPLO S.U.D.

    TEMPLO S.U.D. said, over 2 years ago

    How much is 75¢ Canadian as compared to U.S. cash?

  2. Nabuquduriuzhur

    Nabuquduriuzhur said, over 2 years ago

    re: temple sud

    It was worth around 67 cents in 2008. Today it’s about one for one. Our currency took a crash when the Fed started playing games.

  3. curmudgeon68

    curmudgeon68 said, over 2 years ago

    @TEMPLO S.U.D.

    $.783

  4. MCharlie

    MCharlie GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    In June of this year, when we went to Canada on vacation, the exchange rate was approx. $1.00 American for $1.23 Canadian. BTW, the ‘new’ Canadian plastic bills are ‘different’. I brought a bunch home to show people and give to my grandchildren. Even like the ‘scent ’o bills’ on the 100’s and 500’s! (Smells like maple sugar/candy!)

  5. no1scouse

    no1scouse said, over 2 years ago

    @MCharlie

    The new bills are a pain. They stick together, aren’t accepted in vending machines and where did you get a 500? I’ve only seen 100s and 20s. They’ve just issued the 10s and 5s, so they’re not in full circulation.

  6. Macushlalondra

    Macushlalondra said, over 2 years ago

    @MCharlie

    We don’t like them either. I wonder who came up with that ridiculous idea. It was hard enough for me to get used to loonies and toonies.

  7. summerdog

    summerdog said, over 2 years ago

    I feel like Jane Jetson when I push those buttons and my machines do the work.

  8. ewalnut

    ewalnut said, over 2 years ago

    If I was the washing machine, I wouldn’t pay much for Ellie’s stinky old socks either.

  9. potrerokid1532

    potrerokid1532 said, over 2 years ago

    Check pockets for cell phones, too!!!!! And, wallets!!!!!

  10. Tom Flapwell

    Tom Flapwell said, over 2 years ago

    @potrerokid1532

    I thought only very light items ever got left in pockets.

  11. Gokie5

    Gokie5 said, over 2 years ago

    @Tom Flapwell

    My son-in-law has left enough coins to require dryer repair, plus a wallet, numerous money-type bills, driver license, passport, nuts and bolts, and car keys (they made a racket!).

  12. GreatLakesGirl

    GreatLakesGirl said, over 2 years ago

    Re: New Canadian Money
    What I’d like to know is who the genius was that decided we needed plastic bills that will melt in the dryer if left in pockets or in a hot car.

  13. JP Steve

    JP Steve GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    @Tom Flapwell

    Depends how many pockets you have. Not checking the lower pockets on cargo pants cost me my last cell phone.

  14. Tin Can Twidget 1950

    Tin Can Twidget 1950 GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    @TEMPLO S.U.D.

    According to the Yahoo Currency Converter $0.75 Canadian = $0.7186 U.S.

  15. Nun'Ya Bidness

    Nun'Ya Bidness said, over 2 years ago

    My husband has a serious sinus problem. Nose runs almost constantly. Just went to the Allergist last week, who said he not allergic to anything. But 10 years ago, he was allergic to just about everything that grows. (Different allergist did the test, this time.)

    Oh, why am I boring you with all this? My beloved washes clothes often and forgets to take the tissues out of his pockets first.

    I’ve almost broke him of that: got him some “Nose Rags” (hankerchiefs), nice pile of them and they wash
    ever so much easier!
    even when they get washed with the jeans.

    Yeah, he’s has different meds, now. Sometimes they work.
    >:P

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