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March 28, 2008

Only 25 million for a loaf of bread

Fiscal super genius, Robert Mugabe, prime architect of Zimbabwe's recent "economic renaissance" has notched another major success.

The word is out: The Spar supermarket has bread at only $7 million a loaf. People rush to the shelf duly marked $7 million, but by the time they reach the till with their hyper-inflated Zimbabwean dollars, the price is up to $25 million.

That equals just 62 American cents, more than a teacher makes in a week...


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