What your bills are paying for

May 16, 2023

This is the $400m Serene, more of a palace than a yacht, featuring a giant indoor swimming pool, a snow room, children’s playrooms, two helipads, an underwater viewing room and a $450m Leonardo painting.

It’s owned by the Saudi royal family, who drive gold-plated Rolls-Royces and Lamborghinis, have gigantic palaces and Louix XIV chateaux, throw $50m parties, and are 5 times richer than Elon Musk and Bill Gates put together. Oh, and they’re 16 times richer than the British royals. Had enough yet? Here’s more.

When you vote for capitalism, this is what you’re voting for.