RSS, which is an acronym that stands for Really Simple Syndication or Rich Site Summary, is an XML-based system used by the United States Mint to deliver automatically certain content and information ("United States Mint RSS Content") to users who subscribe using an RSS news aggregator.
You may not edit or modify any United States Mint RSS Content (including but not limited to text, content or links) in any manner, nor may you display or post United States Mint RSS Content on a web site within a frame or otherwise, without the express written permission of the United States Mint. For web posting inquiries and requests to use coin designs and other United States Mint material, please contact the United States Mint Office of Licensing at 202-354-7350.
1 18 U.S.C. § 709 prohibits a person from knowingly using, without written permission of the Director of the United States Mint, "the words 'United States Mint'; or 'U.S. Mint' or any colorable imitation of such words, in connection with any advertisement, circular, book, pamphlet, or other publication, play, motion picture, broadcast, telecast, or other production, in a manner reasonably calculated to convey the impression that such advertisement, circular, book, pamphlet, or other publication, play, motion picture, broadcast, telecast, or other production, is approved, endorsed, or authorized by or associated in any manner with, the United States Mint."
2 31 U.S.C. § 333 prohibits a person from using, "in connection with, or as a part of, any advertisement, solicitation, business activity, or product, whether alone or with other words, letters, symbols, or emblems [of the Treasury Department, its bureaus, including the United States Mint, and its officials, including United States Mint officials] . . . in a manner which could reasonably be interpreted or construed as conveying the false impression that such advertisement, solicitation, business activity, or product is in any manner approved, endorsed, sponsored, or authorized by, or associated with, the Department of the Treasury or any [Treasury Department bureau or official]."