This Struck My Funny Bone
CBS White House correspondent Mark Knoller tried to pay for his latte with a $50 bill which Starbucks refused. So he tweeted his problem to the highest levels.
Memo to Tim Geithner: money signed by you as Secy of Treasury rejected at Starbucks nearest the WH.
The Federal Reserve Note, 2009 series, states it is "legal tender for all debts public and private." But not at Starbucks.