In 1987, the Canadian Mint first pressed the one dollar coin
and since then Canadians have loving referred to it as the "loonie". Well, according to Ottawa economist Larry Montagne, this should come to an end, not the pressing of one dollar coins but rather referring to them as "loonies". He has gone on record calling the coin's name "childish" and claims that other nations make fun of it. Peter Oldring spoke with Mr. Montagne to learn more about what he intends to do about this.
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