Feb 04

Retail Sales of Electricity in the United States

Retail sales of electricity amounted to $350 billion dollars in 2009 (Last completed survey by US Energy Administration). With a market capitalization of over $400 billion, Apple is worth more than all the money spent powering gadgets for an entire year in the United States.


Aug 25

The Star Wars, Star Trek, Harry Potter, Stephen King and Twilight Franchise Combined

Star Wars: 18 Billion

Star Trek: 4 Billion

Harry Potter: 15 Billion

Stephen King: 10 Billion

Twilight: 2 Billion

Total: 49 Billion.


Sourced by search, all numbers are approximate and it’s still not even close.