Sue C. sent: Republicans tease with gold standard, but idea seen full of bugs. [JWR's Comment: The biggest "bug"--and the statists' real objection to gold--is that a gold standard wouldn't allow the government to spend beyond its means and create money out of thin air.
G.G. flagged this: When a 401(k) Is Locked in the Freezer
One way of looking at the current monetary paradigm: The Rot Runs Deep 1: The Federal Reserve Is a Parasitic Wealth Transfer Machine
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