Date: 3/2/18 2:02 pm
From: Alan Contreras <acontrer56...>
Subject: [obol] Re: OBOL definition
So when someone says “OBOL isn’t worth spit” we can say You know, actually it is.

Alan Contreras

Eugene, Oregon

> On Mar 2, 2018, at 10:47 AM, Andy Frank <andydfrank...> wrote:
> I just discovered that "obol" is a real word. Per Merriam-Webster, it is "an ancient Greek coin or weight equal to 1/6 drachma."
> From "Latin obolus, from Greek obolos, obelos, literally, spit."
> 1/6 drachma isn't very much, but I'd argue that our OBOL is worth more than that.
> Andy Frank

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