Sunday, August 3, 2008

Zimbabwe Conquers Inflation!

"Zimbabwe announced Wednesday that it is knocking 10 zeros off its hyper-inflated currency--a move that turns a $10 billion note into a $1 note. ... Central Bank Gov. Gideon Gono announced he was dropping 10 zeros from Zimbabwe's currency, effective Friday. The move comes a week after the issue a $100 billion note--not enough for a loaf of bread", Houston Chronicle, 31 July 2008.

I wonder if Helicoper Ben is jealous?

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