Everyone hates the penny. Yet we still make the worthless coin. Few people actually take the time to pick up a penny off the ground. Worst yet, it actually costs the government more to make a penny that the tiny coin is worth. That’s right, a penny costs around 1.7 cents to make. And don’t even get started on the nickel. Even Canada dumped their penny, shouldn’t we? Cracked explains why we should just dump the penny in this video.