Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
DARRYL ROBERT SCHOON - Is The Gold Window Closing? This is the part of the email I received from a gold and silver coin dealer which caused me to write this article: "...in the fall 2011 when gold hit an all time high of $1911.00, I had many huge 6 and 7 figure orders and could always replace from all suppliers with a phone call. Today I refused five people wanting to purchase coins in store and 3 wires from old customers. Time will tell if this is this is temporary or a historic movement. Certainly a good addition to my book--research. An old law professor we interviewed once told me: "who better that a coin dealer to write a book on fiat paper money." THANKS RALPH" full article...
Dollars & Sense, shows 95/96, Access Tucson: Marshall Thurber's Checkerboard Game and the PDN
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Waiting for Godot
New Austrian School of Economics
The original title for this article was Timing Hyperinflation with an overlong subtitle The Saga of Unraveling Global Fiat Money Issued on the Strength of Irredeemable Promises of Governments. On second thought I changed it for fear of turning off serious readers suspecting that it was written by a prankster to be released on next April Fool's Day. So the new title Waiting for Godot stands.It obviously calls for an explanation. full article...