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Gatsby: 1922 vs. 2013

How much would his lavish lifestyle cost today?

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    Gatsby lived in a 12-bedroom mansion in the "new money" fictional West Egg. As the Modern Gatsby, you'd live in this expansive East Hampton property that just went on the market for $75 million.

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    Just like Gatsby, you'd be dating your very own Daisy Buchanan. Today, Gatsby might date someone like Olivia Palermo.

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    Gatsby drove a yellow Rolls Royce. Today, he might drive a Rolls Royce Phantom convertible, which could cost him as much as $500,000 or more.

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    Gatsby was known for throwing lavish parties. Today he might party at the hottest and most exclusive nightclubs in NYC and the Hamptons, spending as much as $20,000 or more on bottle service. VIP!

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    At his parties, Gatsby was surely drinking Champagne. Possibly Moet or Dom Perignon. But today, Gatsby would probably be drinking Ace of Spades, which could cost as much as $900.

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    A cigar today can cost as much as $30 a stick - if you're going for luxury. Which if you're Gatsby, you totally are.

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    Gatsby is obviously a handsome charmer, with the latest fashion. A suit in 1922, ran around $19.95. Today, the latest designer suits could cost $1,000 and more!

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    Boats have gotten a lot fancier since Gatsby's day. He would most likely own a made-to-order yacht that goes for upwards of $40 million.

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    The Modern Gatsby would rent out a Caribbean Island for $60,000 a night to kick back on a romantic getaway with his sweetheart.

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    He'd also own the very best accessories, including a Rolex Yacht-Master II which sells for more than $30,000!

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    He'd dine at the most prestigious NYC restaurants such as Le Bernardin, where he'd spend more than $1,000 on dinner for two.

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    The Modern Gatsby would definitely have a luxurious private jet.

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