Harry Potter vs. Afghanistan

Things that make you go financially hmmm

  • Total dollars (books plus movies) generated by J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series: ~$7.2-billion
  • GDP of Aghanistan: $7.2-billion

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Comments

  1. bob z says:

    clearly the GDP number is ex-heroin

  2. Good point

  3. Kent says:

    Bob Z, but the Harry Potter number is ex pirated stuff. You’re trying to compare apples to cats.