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Three Eggs Cost $100 Bil. in Zimbabwe

Posted July. 24, 2008 09:09,   


A merchant places three eggs on a 100 billion Zimbabwean dollar note. In a desperate measure to stabilize the economy, the Zimbabwean government, which has suffered from raging inflation due to political and social instability, recently began to print 100 billion dollar notes. However, a 100 billion note is not even enough to buy three eggs as each egg costs 350 billion Zimbabwean dollars.