Friday, January 9, 2009

The Value of Friendship

I once read that the human body, broken down in to its constituent parts, is worth about $4.50. Considering how complex society has attempted to make the issue of the value of human life, I have to appreciate this simple, (quasi)scientific approach to valuation.

But, what about something a little less tangible. Like, say, a friendship? 

Burger King recently revealed that it is possible to put a price on friendship. If you sacrifice 10 of your friends (on Facebook), they'll give you a Whopper. That's a $2.39 value! It didn't take me long to figure out which friendships I would sacrifice for a Whopper. In fact, I think I came out about $0.12 ahead on the deal. 


Anonymous Anonymous said...

I was wondering why I couldn't see your profile on facebook anymore...

January 14, 2009 at 5:30:00 AM MST  
Blogger Emma said...

Well, it's nice to know I'll still have my vegetarian friends....

January 19, 2009 at 8:12:00 AM MST  
Blogger tori said...

Hoop, don't feel bad, you were at least 8 or 9% of the value. Of course, that does imply your friendship is worth less than your constituent parts. strange.

January 24, 2009 at 10:23:00 AM MST  
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...please where can I buy a unicorn?

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