Why do prices get so high? Well, who can better explain it than Gordon Gecko, Master of the Universe?
The point is ladies and gentlemen that greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right. Greed works. Greed clarifies, cuts through and captures the essence of the evolutionary spirit. Greed, in all of it's forms - greed for life, for money, knowledge - has marked the upward surge of mankind and greed - you mark my words - will not only save that eBay auction but that other malfunctioning corporation called the USA. Thank you. - or - It's all about bucks, kid. The rest is conversation.