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  •  Indeed, it is all OUR money. The credibility of (2+ / 0-)

    the American people gives it value.
    However, the currency itself has no more value that the script we use to write. The value lies in the use, rather than the essence. If the ruble and the yen are not similarly valued, it's because the populations aren't similarly credible.
    The people of Zimbabwe have no credibility at all, which is why the U.S. dollar is now their official currency.

    http://hannah.smith-family.com

    by hannah on Mon Apr 07, 2014 at 09:02:06 AM PDT

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