Gold lovers are gold diggers, fiat currency is clearly a superior system than a system dominated by a gold standard.
Take a critical look at using gold as an investment. Right-wing talk radio shows push gold commercials as another way to address fear.
Fiat currencies continue their devaluations.
After reading the original tale to my two year-old, I can see now that we have been here before…
There is nothing super-complicated about sound money. Rather, the truth is pretty simple.
“I remember a German farmer expressing as much in a few words as the whole subject requires; 'Money is money, and paper is paper.'” – Thomas Paine
“Apres moi le deluge. After me, the deluge.” – Jeanne Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, falsely attributed to King Louis XV
“She was so old that she dried up quickly in the sun… But the silver shoes are yours, and you shall have them to wear.” – the Witch of the North, from Frank Baum's 1900 “Wonderful Wizard of Oz”
People in the Delaware Valley of Pennsylvania are learning first hand what it is like to use hard money every day.
Governments should take a lesson from the last couple Olympics and not devalue their currencies so carelessly. “Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value — zero.” – Voltaire (1694-1778)