Russians Want to Fly MiGs and Other Obvious Facts

By  Kristen Anderson April 18, 2015
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Website fixr.com recently released a look at what costs countries were obsessing over. They examined the results for a Google autocomplete of the phrase “how much does a * cost in [insert country name]”. Some results were less than surprising. The United Arab Emirates, UAE, one of the richest countries on the planet, wanted to know the cost a Ferrari and Kuwait, a super-rich neighbor, wanted to know the cost of Lamborghini because of course they did. Meanwhile, nearby war-torn Syria wanted to know about the cost of a simple loaf of bread because see war-torn at the start of the sentence.

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