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Government Asks People To Redesign The Pound Coin, Internet Takes The Piss

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All four members of Eternal. RT @George_Osborne: What would you put on #yourpoundcoin? A favourite UK landmark? A great British achievement?

IncrediblyRich@IncrediblyRich

All four members of Eternal. RT @George_Osborne: What would you put on #yourpoundcoin? A favourite UK landmark? A great British achievement?

10:58 AM - 12 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Via Royal Mint/Tom Phillips/BuzzFeed

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A detachable section for Scotland. #yourpoundcoin

Moose Allain@MooseAllain

A detachable section for Scotland. #yourpoundcoin

11:11 AM - 12 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Via Royal Mint/Robin Edds/BuzzFeed

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#yourpoundcoin @George_Osborne Either Botham's penis, or a freezing cold pensioner.

i.am.hamâ„¢@AsTallAsHerEyes

#yourpoundcoin @George_Osborne Either Botham's penis, or a freezing cold pensioner.

11:47 AM - 12 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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.@George_Osborne William Wallace #yourpoundcoin

Kamal Arafa@akmia5555

.@George_Osborne William Wallace #yourpoundcoin

11:51 AM - 12 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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@George_Osborne What would you put on #yourpoundcoin? A monkey smoking a cigar.

Ryan Fowler@RyanFowlerMI

@George_Osborne What would you put on #yourpoundcoin? A monkey smoking a cigar.

12:18 PM - 12 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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#yourpoundcoin A bulldog licking piss off a nettle.

Andy HL@OneFortyDeep

#yourpoundcoin A bulldog licking piss off a nettle.

11:10 AM - 12 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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A picture of a pound coin #yourpoundcoin

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