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Personal logo PzGeneral Supporting Member of TMP30 Jan 2016 3:42 p.m. PST

My Grandson finds a nickle today in a restaurant. "Grandpa," he says, pointing to the portrait, "who is this?"

"You tell me," I reply.

"George Washington?" he says. Good guess for a 6 year old.

"Nope."

He thinks about it. He looks at me, "Donald Trump?"

I was laughing so hard it took a few minutes to compose myself……grin…"no buddy, it's Thomas Jefferson"……….

Coelacanth30 Jan 2016 4:18 p.m. PST

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Right, so who's this guy? laugh

Ron

zoneofcontrol Inactive Member30 Jan 2016 6:41 p.m. PST

Ron-
Is that the actor who played an Indian in the 1960s/1970s "Please Don't Pollute" TV commercials?

Second guess: Is it Donald Trump's father?

Streitax Inactive Member30 Jan 2016 8:39 p.m. PST

It's Hillary before her make-up and morning coffee. When she's waiting for Bill to come home, she adds war paint.

Personal logo Gungnir Supporting Member of TMP30 Jan 2016 11:12 p.m. PST

Ron, that was chief Iron Tail, a Lakota Sioux.

Zargon Inactive Member31 Jan 2016 2:23 p.m. PST

Whoa. Some biting commentary there, like the Indian nickle, be nice to see all the currency have a Nations character on the one side and a pres on the other or even a animal.

Terrement Supporting Member of TMP31 Jan 2016 4:16 p.m. PST

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Iron Eyes Cody in the commercial

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On the nickel

Personal logo StoneMtnMinis Supporting Member of TMP31 Jan 2016 8:16 p.m. PST

The US Mint believes it is a composite of three different Indian tribes(Lakota Sioux, Cheyenne, and one other un-named tribe).

Ed Mohrmann Supporting Member of TMP01 Feb 2016 6:12 a.m. PST

'Iron Eyes' did really well portraying a Native American,
at least for an Italian-American actor .

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