Numbers: Aug. 30, 2004

$23,000 Estimate given by Florida contractors to clear two trees from the roof of an Orlando house in the aftermath of hurricane Charley

$1,000 Penalty for price gouging under Florida law

3.2 million Number of tickets sold or distributed for the Athens Olympics, out of an estimated 5.3 million available

40% Estimated percentage of ticket holders who haven't shown up

$3 Discount that delegates at the Republican National Convention will receive at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City

$5 Discount protesters at the convention are being offered at the Museum of Sex, if they...

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