I went to the ATM today and drew out $300 in cash. I got two fifties and ten twenties. All of the twenties were crispy-fresh, but four of them look like this:
And six of them look like this:
Crispy-fresh OLD twenties? WTF?
For the record, their serial numbers are:
That last one is one digit short.
This would be good time to launch funny-money. Long weekend, banks closed.
This is fishy, yes? Anyone know anything about counterfeit money?
UPDATE: The teller at the bank said the money was fine. I asked her to exchange it anyway. No problemo.
I just hadn't seen an old twenty -- in any kind of condition, let alone brand-spanking new -- in years.
So, now we know. Old money is good.