You may have heard that last week Facebook announced that it bought Whatsapp for $16 billion (some places are reporting $19 billion). Whatever the real price is, it’s safe to say that that amount of money is astronomical. I can’t even think of anything that would cost that much. Thankfully, there’s Things That Are Cheaper Than Whatsapp, a blog that lists all of the many things that we can buy and/or accomplish with $16/$19 billion in the bank.

End world hunger? Build a colony on Mars? Save every single animal at animal shelters around the world? Buy Pixar two times over? You get the idea…