http://www.cfrb.com/news/565/600403/makes+no+%27cents%27 http://toronto.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20071005/penny_pic_071005/20071005?hub=TorontoHome that's right. your eyes are not lying. you are not hallucinating. the Mint copyrighted the image of the canadian cent and the words "one cent" back in the 40's. now they are suing the government for using the image and name of the coin. in other words, the Canadian government it suing itself for using an image it itself copyrighted... with my money. no matter how many ways I say it, I can't make it sound less idiotic.