Things Valued at 100 Million Dollars

  • The new UVa basketball arena or the South Lawn Project

  • 5% of an Aircraft Carrier or 2 stealth fighters

  • 1/2 the production cost of one very bad feature film about impact hazard.

  • The average cost of a baseball or football franchise -- or the value of just one record-breaking contract.

  • 1/5th the cost of a Space Shuttle launch

  • How much Bill Gates loses if Microsoft stock drop by 12 cents.

  • 10% of the insider trading proceeds from the Enron scandal.

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