Over at Guerillamerica: The American Redoubt: New Byzantium
Some ominous news, from England: Tax hitmen to track your spending: Up to two million people are to have their credit files secretly checked under a crackdown on tax evasion to be unveiled by George Osborne to help raise another £10 billion. (Thanks to Greg C. for the link.)
James K. sent this from McNewspaper: Invest in gold bullion or gold-mining companies?
Yishai sent this news from the small island nation of Curacao: Police Baffled: $11.5M in Gold Bars Burgled in Bold Boat Heist
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