If you lived in Tokyo what would you do?
"Check Out These Crazy Potato Chip Flavors That Are Popular In China"

Three on the economics of actors

All from the most recent issue of New York magazine.

"How Much Does an A-List Actor Make . . . and Spend?" Interesting and something I'll bet you won't hear our president complain about:

Payments don't go to the actor (or producer) but to a personal corporation subject to lower tax rates. 

Effective average federal income tax rate on over $21 million in earnings: 19%.

"How Much It Costs to Send a Celebrity Down the Red Carpet". For Charlize Theron at the most recent Golden Globes: over $8 million.

"What Does It Cost to Look 19 When You’re . . ." Short answer: lots.