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Old 07-20-2008, 05:36 PM
 
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Harare, Zimbabwe (AHN) - Who wants to be a billionaire? Go to Zimbabwe.

The central bank of Zimbabwe will release a new bank note, a 100 billion Zimbabwe dollar note, on Monday in a move to curb rampant cash shortages in the country. The 10-digit denominated note, however, is only equivalent to one dollar in American currency.


Who Wants To Be A Billionaire? Go To Zimbabwe | AHN | July 20, 2008 (http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7011667192 - broken link)
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Old 07-22-2008, 05:00 PM
 
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Billionaire? Pfft, I'll just wait to go to Zimbabwe until next week, so I can be a Trillionaire. Or maybe next month, so I can be a Zillionaire.
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Old 07-22-2008, 07:54 PM
 
Location: Raleigh, NC
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Billionaire? Pfft, I'll just wait to go to Zimbabwe until next week, so I can be a Trillionaire. Or maybe next month, so I can be a Zillionaire.
You can just wait here and everyone will become a millionaire soon enough.

Isn't that a good thing?
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Old 07-23-2008, 01:16 AM
 
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Looks like the USD is headed for the same path. Better dump those USD before it is too late. Buy real money instead:

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Old 07-23-2008, 05:34 AM
 
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Looks like the USD is headed for the same path. Better dump those USD before it is too late. Buy real money instead:

When the US makes owning these pretty things illegal, they'll be worth even more as long as you can find a close network to buy/sell them with!
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Old 07-23-2008, 05:37 PM
 
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You can just wait here and everyone will become a millionaire soon enough.

Isn't that a good thing?
Well that would be a drop for me. But yeah I hear yah. I always aimed high and wanted to be a billionaire growing up, with the way things are going, that's not going to be such a significant accomplishment.
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