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Recently there have been more and more rumors about the actual amount of gold that is held by central banks. America has the largest gold reserves, which amount to 8133 tons. However, some doubt ...
by John Promethos
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Mar 26, 2013 at 03:10 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Gold bugs ranting of manipulation. Naysayers echoing the cry of barbarous relic. Which one is correct and which is FOS? Maybe some facts can shed some light.
by joeshwingding
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Mar 14, 2013 at 12:32 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I grow very tired of the hair on fire statements, not based on fact, that say we are devaluing our currency by 'printing' money. The endless rending of garments that certain groups (you know who ...
by whoknu
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 07:22 PM PST with 35 Recommends
Make the debt collectible. Instead of minting a one trillion dollar platinum coin, mint 9 copies of a one-hundred-billion dollar platinum coin, 99 copies of a one-billion dollar platinum coin, 990 ...
by abe ferlman
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Jan 04, 2013 at 08:39 PM PST with 1 Recommend
The U.S. Dollar is not a limited commodity like gold. It is a social construct, a tool, an accounting term used to measure and facilitate economic transactions-it is infinite. Think about that ...
by whoknu
Comment Count 84 comments on Sun Nov 18, 2012 at 01:28 PM PST with 35 Recommends
In the broadest terms, you can say that investment is the giving up of some resource in order to gain some resource in the future. In our society, we usually think of investment in terms of ...
by Thutmose V
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2012 at 04:39 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Jul 23, 2012 at 06:50 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
The Olympic Games have grown into a multibillion dollar industry. But with that growth comes concerns about the negative effects of the event on the people and places where the Games take place. On ...
by MakingContact
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 01:54 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
I think every boy, at some point or another, is fascinated by pirates. The freedom. The action. Becoming a legend. Of course, cooler than all of that is the booty. Chests of gold doubloons ...
by AlecMN
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue May 22, 2012 at 07:32 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Bravo, Seth MacFarlane. Bravo. Watching this now. Rich guy (Carter Pewterschmidt) tricks people into screwing themselves and tearing down the local government. They hate taxes and socialism. And ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 98 comments on Sun May 13, 2012 at 06:39 PM PDT with 224 Recommends
Gold, tantalum, tungsten, tin -- gold and the three Ts, the essential guts of electronic devices, amps. receivers, circuitry, chips, amalgamated into mobile electronic devices like cellphones, I-Pads,
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Mar 10, 2012 at 02:05 PM PST with 44 Recommends
Heard a little news blurb on the radio this AM about Spain getting a treasure back from those who salvaged it. The Guardian has the story Treasure from sunken galleon must be returned to Spain, ...
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Feb 22, 2012 at 08:34 AM PST with 9 Recommends
For the rich who have everything. They came up with something else. http://www.montrealgazette.com/story_print.html?id=5968253&sponsor= LOS ANGELES -- When Hollywood's top stars, ...
by dov12348
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 07:48 AM PST with 0 Recommends
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Jan 02, 2012 at 05:59 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Sometimes you have to appreciate a really good scam. Then there's stuff like this, that just makes you want to sigh and shake your head.
by Thunderthief
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 09:46 PM PST with 19 Recommends
1. Stance on reducing or eliminating corporate influence in politics Eliminate "Personhood" legal status for corporations. The interests of the general public and society must always come before ...
by joelado
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Dec 06, 2011 at 03:27 AM PST with 7 Recommends
by joelado
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Nov 13, 2011 at 06:31 PM PST with 1 Recommend
From a recent Mother Jones (MoJo) article, [http://motherjones.com/mojo/2011/11/glenn-becks-favorite-gold-company-charged-fraud Glenn Beck's Favorite Gold Company Charged With Fraud] (which has ...
by Dbug
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Nov 02, 2011 at 07:38 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Well hellooooo there everyone! It's Tuesday night, so you know it - it's that time again! Time to leave the bad news and politics behind and instead jam to some of our favorite songs! Well, a lot ...
by poligirl
Comment Count 133 comments on Tue Nov 01, 2011 at 05:49 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I have always been fascinated by gold. My Great Grandmother was an excellent story teller. She changed her style depending on the age of her audience and kept them hanging on every word. I ...
by This old man
Comment Count 101 comments on Sun Sep 18, 2011 at 06:32 PM PDT with 158 Recommends