Every year, people bid for the right to have lunch with Warren Buffett, presumably trying to milk his investment secrets. Last year, the price of lunch was a shade over $650,000; this year, an enthusiastic Chinese fund manager paid $2.11 million for the lunch.
That’s, what… 225% inflation, year on year?
The eBay listing is here – you’ll need to log in to view it. (And don’t worry – all the money goes to charity!)