I was browsing Ebaumsworld this morning and someone posted a gallery showing the increase in Zimbabwean dollars. Before you click through, I must warn you that the comments and ads at Ebaumsworld can be rather distasteful. I’ve tuned them out since I’m a daily visitor, but if you haven’t been there before, be warned it may not be safe for work.
I wanted to show a few of the images here. For instance, imagine you got the following restaurant bill:
Or you have to spend $100,000,000,000 for 3 eggs:
Or your wallet won’t quite fit enough cash to pay your restaurant bill anymore:
My friends, that’s called extreme inflation. I have to wonder how their computers can keep up with such huge numbers. Remember when gas station pumps here couldn’t roll over to $4.00 per gallon? What if gas cost $400,000,000,000 per gallon?