Earlier this month, a group of British MPs made a formal proposal to charge shoppers an extra penny to use self-checkout machines. Previously it was a penny for your thoughts. Now it is a penny for not being asked if you would like a receipt.
The meaning and origin of the expression: A penny for your thoughts
Well, actually, the British politicians believed that more meaningful conversations happen at the check-out. I will reflect on it the next time I queue when at the cashier. But perhaps it is good we now have such caring and considerate politicians helping us live more fulfilling lives.
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