Diners wait hours for 13 cent meals in Hong Kong

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With the global economy in the toilet, restaurateurs are desperate to lure people in. In Hong Kong, they're taking it to another level. Many restaurants are participating in a campaign offering full meals for the discounted price of the equivalent of 13 cents. Diners wait in line for many hours to get a fish meal that normally costs $52... for 13 cents.

The important thing to keep in mind as you queue up for bargains or spend hours is the value of your time: I know people who spend hours researching a purchase to save $15 when they'd be better of getting ripped off and spending the time working.

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