Six hundred dollars barely makes a dent in the bills, but it can go a long way in escaping reality
The nearly 20-year-old bit — ‘It’s one banana, Michael. What could it cost, $10?’ — has become a battle cry in the pandemic. The show’s creators tell us how Lucille’s famous line came to be
And if it’s so easy to hit up the Treasury ATM for a trillion dollars, why can’t we pay for things like universal health care and student-loan forgiveness?