Originally Posted by Bruce Chafkin1
Americans moan when gasoline goes over $4 per gallon, yet happily stand in long lines to pay $32 per gallon for Starbucks coffee (which they could make better at home for a tiny fraction of the cost).
You can buy a ton of steel for around $700, but a ton of gold will cost you $40 million. Yet people still buy gold. I can't imagine why?
As a child, a library card takes you to exotic, faraway places. When you're grown up, a credit card does it.
-- Sam Ewing (Readers Digest, Dec, 1997)
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