A man in Rhode Island was either too dumb or too cheeky for his own good: the counterfeit bills he tried to pass at a local Target had Abraham Lincoln on the $100, popularly known as a Benjamin. [Sun Chronicle]

4 Responses to “Bogus Lincoln $100 bill fails to impress checkout clerk”

  1. Ken.C says:

    Story updated, it was the watermark, not the main picture. 

  2. Matthew Urso says:

    CorrectionThis story has been corrected. The $100 bills appeared authentic but had a watermark for a $5 bill.well that kind of makes this story suck

  3. Kevin Pierce says:

    Bail has been set at $500 cash.  $25 later…

  4. OldBrownSquirrel says:

    This is an authentic Benjamin Lincoln $100 bill!

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