The following image is going viral today (via Freebeacon’s Lachlan Markay) allegedly showing that the government has possibly, by coincidence, made the colours on new U.S. dollar denominations identical to their Monopoly money counterparts:
So is it true that the currency really matches like that?
Our conclusion is: Sort of.
Whoever made the above image appears to have enhanced the colour of real currency a bit to make it match.
Below is what U.S. currency actually looks like, via the government’s own, unadulterated images on NewMoney.gov, versus what we’ll call the reddit versions.
newmoney.govAnd the reddit version:
redditThat last one, the 50, definitely seems to have more blue in the Reddit version.
Draw your own conclusions.
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