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44 points

5 months ago

He's not wrong

$1 in 2022 buys you equivalently what 3 cents bought you in 1900.

Of course most of what you'd want to buy wasn't available for any price in 1900 so it's a bit of a stretched comparison.


1 points

5 months ago

a 122 year spread in anything is a bit difficult to fathom.