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Why Did Congress Reaffirm Our Bland, Meaningless National Motto?

Congress supported 'In God We Trust' remaining the United States' national motto yesterday. But maybe it's time for something a little more unique?

Any time you pay for something in cash, you hand over an important part of the American identity. Yes, it’s a bit of our ever-decreasing GDP, which could be considered a scarce resource, but there’s something else about that little slip of paper you pass to a cashier. Take a look at your dollar bills, and remind yourself of the United State’s national motto: “In God We Trust.”

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