Numbers: Feb. 15, 1999

$180 million Estimated amount that electronics firm Philips paid to have its name on the new Atlanta Hawks arena--a record for stadium sponsorship

$9,000 Amount Philips is paying per seat

$213 million Total cost to Time Warner, TIME's parent company, of building the stadium in the first place

$872 million Amount that Ross Perot's wealth increased on the day his computer firm, Perot Systems, went public last week

$100.6 million Total spent by Perot on his two presidential bids, including federal funding and the cost of creating the Reform Party

$3.35 billion Amount donated to charitable foundations last week by Perot's...

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