According to a recent “Ripley’s Believe it or Not” column, a man named Nicael Holt of Australia sold himself for $5,875. He sold his name, phone number, jokes, introduc­tion to his friends and a course to develop his hobbies. We might ask, would anybody want to buy you? There are, however, two larger questions. How much is your life worth? What would you give in exchange for your life?