HAHA! Reason being, the passport prices are about to go up. I am glad I got my passport my sophmore year in college. I have yet to use it but who knows, I might decide to escape one day to a far far away land. I live in a fantasy world that might one day come true.
To read more got to: http://www.cnn.com/2010/TRAVEL/07/07/passport.fees.hike/index.html?eref=igoogle_cnn