“Facts about a Billion
It is not easy for an ordinary man to comprehend the practical meaning of a billion. Read these facts, and you may be amazed.
- One billion minutes ago Jesus Christ was alive.
- One billion hours ago it was the Stone Age.
- One billion days ago there were no men on the Earth.
Do you understand now how rich Mike Bloombeg* is? He’s got 25** billion dollars.***”
* mike bloomberg replaces original text which read: bill gates.
** 25 replaces original text which read : tens of.
*** actually the 25 billion is bloomberg’s current new worth.
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