81
      Tuesday
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      Wednesday
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      Thursday
      88 / 73

      McCain hopes $1 coin leads to bigger tips for strippers

      (CNN) - If Congress passes the COINS Act replacing the $1 paper bill for a coin, the U.S. government may be able to save billions in printing costs at the expense of a little more jangle in the average consumers' pockets. But what about the strippers?

      That's what The Hill newspaper asked one of the bill's co-sponsors, Sen. John McCain, in a piece published Thursday

      The question came from a separate 2011 story where the publication suggested strippers could suffer in a bill-less economy, with G-strings and garter belts far less accommodating of cold metal.

      To read the full story on CNN, click here.