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Subway ticket machines in Moscow accepted 30 squats as payment in 2013.
The first known vending machine dates back to the 1st Century AD. It accepted a coin, then dispensed holy water.
You have a better chance of getting accepted to Harvard University than getting a job at the Apple Store.
A robotic fish was accepted by other fish and became their leader during an experiment by NYU.
Cocaine has a small number of accepted medical uses such as numbing and decreasing bleeding during nasal surgery.
One of the thirteen articles in the 1781 U.S. Articles of Confederation states that if Canada wants to be admitted into the U.S., it will automatically be accepted.
The famous barbarian leader Attila accepted hefty subsidies in gold in exchange for not attacking Roman territory — then did it anyway.
Since 1953, the regional bank Credito Emiliano in Italy has accepted a curious collateral for small-business loans: giant wheels of Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese.