View Full Version : In a Currency far, far away: Coins with Embossed Star Wars Characters Become Legal Re

10-05-2011, 04:12 AM
They've got their own religion... now they've got their own currency. Coins with embossed Star Wars characters like Darth Vader, Yoda and Princess Leia have become legal tender.

Shops on the small Polynesian island of Niue - 1,500 miles off the coast of New Zealand - will now accept the cash for everything from food to clothing.

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