|Item||Price in CT||Price in HI||Price Difference|
|Potatoes||$5 for a 5-lb bag ($1/lb)||$6 for a 3-lb bag ($2/lb)||+100%|
|Orange juice||$6/half a gallon||$3/half a gallon||+100%|
So, the bottom line is that CNN Money sucks! Big time! And as one of the Safeway cashiers told me, "You have to pay for living in a paradise." I, however, resisted the urge to retort and simply thought to myself: "But at what point this 'paradise' becomes hell for all those people who simply cannot afford living here?" Now I think I know why there are so many homeless people here and, at the same time, so many cars...