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Gender MALE
Industry Technology
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Location Germantown, MD, United States
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Introduction [inspired words from a man who knows how to code]
Interests Learning, Chess, Go, Bicycling, Swimming, Guild Wars, Programming, Haiku, Graphic Design, Skiing
Favorite Movies Dead Poet's Society, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Shawshank Redemption, Last Samurai
Favorite Music techno, industrial, trance, celtic, classical, jazz, folk
Favorite Books Dune, Shannara, Technical Manuals

Why does the taste of pennies remind you of losing a tooth?

Hemoglobin contains iron, which make up the red blood cells found in humans. Today's pennies (since 1983) are made almost entirely of zinc, with a thin outer coating of copper. Both are metallic tasting. If you can tell the difference then you have a heightened cents of taste.