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"They're willing to throw in their kidneys."
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'Sorry, no trades. Cash only.'
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"If only we had a system of currency other than throwing feces."
Tags:vending machine, vending machines, machine, machines, technological progress, currency, currencies, cash, cashless, monkey, monkeys, primitive, primate, primates, primitiveness, feces, faeces, automated, automation, cashless society, cashless societies, barter, barters, bartering, barter system
"It's a good thing you brought your car in when you did, my daughter needs braces."
Some cultures use fish as money. 'Got change for a halibut?' 'Sure! Minnows OK?
"I traded our milk cow for magic beans which I then traded for a yoga mat."
'Are you paying in cash, check, credit card or livestockfarm produce?'
Why money was invented.
When the Inventor of the Wheel Met the Inventor of the Deal.
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'Never, Ever...visit a car dealership if you only intend to look.'
'Make it seven beans and you got yourself a deal.'
"Quid Pro Quo, you fix my laptop and I'll fix your obsessive compulsions."
Tags:therapist, therapists, therapy, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, psychiatry, shrink, shrinks, psychologist, psychologists, psychology, ocd, ocds, obsessive compulsive disorder, obsessive compulsive disorders, mental health, mental state, mental states, mental illness, bargain, barter, barters, computer skill, computer skills, it tech, it techs, it technician, it technicians, quid pro quo
Change and barter machines.
'Zeb, don't you reckon it's time you took that pig into town and traded him for some decent Wi'-Fi?'
'All fixed Ma'am: You owe me two hay-bales, four sugar cubes and three apples...'
'Hey! Stop playing flea market!'
'I'll scratch your back if you'll scratch mine.'
'It's a foreclosure notice on Manhattan, Mr. Mayor. It seems that Peter Stuyvesant failed to deliver on some of the barter goods that he promised.'
'I explain the meaning of life to him and in exchange he gives me 'insider' market tips.'
'Cooking utensils - always good for bartering.'
"By crikey Sarge, this is no time to haggle."
Early Apple Pay
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