Wow .... €50K Headphones ... What next

I didn't think I'll live to see this ... But here it is

Does this mean there is now permission to raise the tide ?!
Schubert, look at the bright side, it doesn't sound as bad as the nuclear waste storage facility Ontario Power wants to build next to Lake Huron.
Lake Baikal in Siberia is the greatest fresh water body on earth.
Anyone wants to pay three times more for everything including hi-fi while being on the same income?
These headphones prices seem like a blip on the radar when compared to this:

@ $5 million
One can't help wondering, shouldn't the headphone cable be replaced with a high end cable of some sort, you know, a pure silver cryogenically treated and machine broken in cable? The Artisan cable springs to mind....