People often feature luxury or dumb or crazy products that cost an unreasonable money. Well, here’s a website that highlights nothing else. Most Expensive website.
For instance, the most expensive tea in the world, is a rare Chinese tea called Tieguanyin, which is priced at £1,700 per kilo (around $1,500/lb). The Most Expensive Honey they could find is $83.00 per jar.
There is scientific evidence that money can buy you happiness.
The first official US coin said, “Mind your business.”
When he was 12 years old, Fidel Castro wrote a letter to Franklin Roosevelt. He asked him for a $10 dollar bill because he had never seen one before.
In 1792 criminals saw they could make a good profit by filing shavings from the sides of gold and silver coins and selling the precious metal, which is why coins now have ridges on their sides.
If you have no debts and $10 in your pocket, you have more wealth than 25% of Americans.
A magazine sent a check for 13 cents to a dozen wealthy people. Only Donald Trump and Adnan Khashoggi, a Saudi Arabian arms-dealer and businessman, cashed the check.
Leaving the US with more than $5.00 in pennies is a crime that could land you in jail for five years.
After World War I, Germany experienced a period of ridiculous inflation so rapid that, reportedly, the value of a cup of coffee could double during the time it took to drink it. This also meant that everyday goods could suddenly be priced at millions or billions of marks (with salaries changing just as fast). As a result of the sudden confusion and anxiety that accompanied every purchase (“Is 50,000 marks a lot for a can of beans?” “Well, you can get a cup of coffee for 35,000 marks — oh, wait, they changed it again …“), Germany saw the rise of a brand new and unique mental disorder specific to that place and time: zero stroke. The persons afflicted with the malady are perfectly normal, except “for a desire to write endless rows of ciphers…“. Cashiers, bookkeepers, and bankers were most prone to this affliction. Besides a compulsion to write endless strings of zeros, individuals who suffered from this condition would reportedly become confused when referring to numbers and would state that they were 10 billion years old or had 40 trillion children.
A homeless woman in Calgary, Alberta found a purse with $10,400 in it and turned it into the police.