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hundred years later at race relations in this country." Josh kinds of snorts, "Yeah." Jeff re-states that no amount of money will make up for it. Josh agrees. Jeff asks if Josh has a dollar. Josh's face sort of softens, as if he expects that a gag of some sort is coming. Jeff asks him to take it out and look at the back; Josh does. Jeff talks about how the pyramid on the back of the U.S. dollar is unfinished, with the eye of God looking over it, and the words annuit coeptis. "He, God, favours our undertaking. The seal is meant to be unfinished because this country's meant to be unfinished. We're meant to keep doing better. We're meant to keep discussing and debating and we're meant to read books by great historical scholars and then talk about them, which is why I lent my name to a dust cover. I want to be your Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights. I'll do an outstanding job for all people in this country. You got any problem with me saying all that to the committee?" Josh says he doesn't. Jeff asks Josh if he's hungry and offers to buy him lunch. As they gather their things, Josh says, "There's going to be a lot of these meetings before your confirmation. Why don't you let me get lunch this time; you get it next time?" Jeff agrees.