The Sinking Of The Titanic
Est: $150 Million ($150,000,000)
Wiehltal Bridge Tanker Explosion
Est: $358 Million
Metrolink / Union Pacific Collision
Est: $500 Million
B-2 Bomber Crash
Exxon Valdez Oil Tanker Spill
Est: $2.5 Billion
Piper Alpha Oil Rig
Est: $3.4 Billion
Space Shuttle Challenger
Est: $5.5$ Billion
Prestige Oil Spill
Est: $12 Billion
Space Shuttle Columbia
Est: $13 Billion
This is the ferris wheel of Pripyat.
Here is an interesting site that chronicles the consequences of the meltdown.
The 2008 Election
Est: $1.1 Trillion in two months
More than half the cost of the September 11th attacks.
($2 Trillion according to high estimates).
Almost double the cost of the Iraq War
which is estimated at $600 Billion.
Here is a preview of your upcoming energy plan:
Barack Obama: The most expensive disaster in the world’s history.
(He still owes Chicago more than $1,700,000 for his victory celebration.)