Wednesday, December 20, 2006

That Jolly Old Man with the White Beard: Uncle Sam

Uncle Sam has enlisted as Santa's helper. -- the federal government's official portal -- has a link to "holiday gifts." Items include:

    • American Eagle one-ounce silver coin: $27.95
      Supreme Court Historical Society rhinestone flag pin: $18.99
      Railroad songs CD from the Library of Congress: $8.95
There's also links to places to bid on surplus goods -- the Washington Post points out a moderate milage 10 year old Jeep going for $800 in a government online auction. (WaPo)

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