Virginia Introduces Black & White Driver's Licenses

By: Pat Coate - Published: Feb 27, 2009 • References: nbcwashington
The latest in national security measures, spearheaded by the state of Virginia, involves doing away with colorized driver’s licenses and IDs and replacing them with laser-engraved black-and-white ones.

Apparently, the many layers of plastic required to produce the full-color product offers would-be sneaks too many opportunities to finagle with the outcome. You know, change the eye color here, add a mole there… Dear me, what’s next? Dorothy, can I borrow your ruby slippers? I want to go back to Oz. Stats for Laser-Engraved Government IDs Trending: Older & Chilly
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