Leonard Nimoy remembered by Canadians who 'Spock' $5 bills

Canadian's are paying tribute to Leonard Nimoy's character spock on their $5 bills.
Canadian Design Resource claims it's easy to turn Wilfid Laurier into Mr. Spock. (Jordan Sawatzky/Flickr)

Canadians pay tribute to Leonard Nimoy's Star Trek character Spock on $5 bills.

The idea came from Canadian Design Resource, a collective that supports Canadian designers, which made the request on Facebook.

Twitter users obliged:


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