You would assume that the biggest oil spill in history would be really expensive to fix – and it is! Currently BP is paying over $22 million dollars per day to try and stop the spill. Seems incredible that one company could afford that, until you consider the fact that BP makes an average profit of $45 million dollars per day.
Increase in Amtrak Ridership Since 1997 (Source: Slate)
Amount Americans Spend Each Year On Anti-Aging Products & Services (Source: NPR)
1 Billion Dollars
Amount JC Penney Has Lost Since New CEO Took Over (Source: The New Yorker)