Category Archives: A03: Money Rewrite

Money Rewrite – Billy Kluge

Money is a necessity in and long lasting functioning society.  It would be impossible to do without; nonetheless the thought of trading a cow for a few pieces of paper with numbers and old men on it seems ridiculous. Today in a … Continue reading

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Money Rewrite-Kirsten Smith

Although we use money every day, most of us never think about the true concept of money. Money is the abstract idea of worth. Paper dollars, metal coins and numbers in a computer system don’t mean anything if we don’t … Continue reading

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Money Rewrite – Kevin Buttari

Money is becoming an increasingly abstract concept.  It has become less about the actually physical amount of currency you posses (whether it be gold, the fei or the dollar) and more about the abstract credit you posses.  Having money a … Continue reading

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Money Rewrite – Samantha Kovnat

After having been “awakened” from the brainwashed state that is believing that money holds true worth, I can honestly say that my entire perspective on life has become altered. I’ve been to the super market, used my debit card, and … Continue reading

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Money Rewrite-Joseph Passalacqua

The history of the Yap people and their strange form of currency is likely to raise a few eyebrows. When digging deeper into the story of the Yap, and compare their limestone currency with the currency we currently use today, … Continue reading

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Money Rewrite – Rick Casario

We all often wonder what our hard earned dollars are worth. What drives people to do such bizarre things or labor for seemingly endless hours just for a piece of paper that has value to buy us a house, or … Continue reading

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Money Rewrite – Adam Tutolo

Before hearing about the Yap this past week and other stories I never really thought about how controversial money really is to the world. There is no set value to money it varies from place to place. In reality money … Continue reading

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