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The $1.3 Million Website


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The Hungarian government has egg on its face after reports that it paid $1.3 million to create a website.

Most websites, even those belonging to big businesses, are made for a fraction of that amount.

Opposition parties in Hungary want to know why the government would pay so much to build a website.


to have egg on one’s face: to have made a big mistake, to be embarrassed by something one has done.
fraction: a small part of a larger whole.