"They're willing to throw in their kidneys."
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When the Inventor of the Wheel Met the Inventor of the Deal.
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"I'll trade you one note of loving maternal encouragement for a bag of corn chips."
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Organ Exchange Bank
"I'll trade you my cupcake for your head lice."
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"How will you be paying? Crypto, Venmo, electronic fund transfer, credit card, check, cash, precious metals, brightly colored shells or livestock?"
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"This plea bargaining has really gotten out of hand!"
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Toys for Tots
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"If only we had a system of currency other than throwing feces."
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