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FREEGOLD REBUTTAL: A Case For Much Higher Silver Prices / June 19, 2015 The folks at FreeGold (FOFOA) believe that when gold revalues to $45,000, silver would fall down to $1.85.  They stated this in their recent article, FOFOA: Silver Dollar.  Actually, FOFOA’s original calculation was done back in 2001, when they saw gold revaluing to $10,000 and silver down to a measly […]

FOFOA – The Rhyme of the Ancient Gold-Mariner

FOFOA / April 17, 2012 Here’s a riddle. What do Smeagol, Ragnarok, Bruce Dickinson and Samuel Taylor Coleridge all have in common? The Rhyme of the Ancient Gold-Mariner Written in 2004 by Smeagol (who now goes by the name Ragnarok, reads this blog, but won’t participate in the comments here for the superstitious reason that […]

Peak Exorbitant Privilege

FOFOA / Tuesday, April 3, 2012 “Importing more than you export means lots of empty containers. That visual manifestation of our trade deficit is what drivers see as they pass the Port of New York and New Jersey on the New Jersey Turnpike. In the first eight months of 2010, the port saw the equivalent […]

Ball of Twine Open Forum

FOFOA Friday, March 23, 2012 FOA: “They will not be pushing on a string; rather picking up the ball of twine and throwing it!” I may be crazy, but if there was a contingency plan/how-to manual on throwing the world’s largest ball of twine, it might just look like this: And here are a few […]

Savings & Capital Theory Open Forum

FOFOA Sunday, March 11, 2012 The monetary plane is only relevant insofar as it directs and facilitates the flow of the physical plane. Part of what pisses people off so much about the $IMFS is that it seems to direct and facilitate the flow of massive amounts of cool physical plane stuff into the hands […]

Today’s (quote-unquote) “Gold”

FOFOA Thursday, February 23, 2012 There were a few great discussions going on in the last thread and so I thought I’d rejuvenate it with a fresh count! Early on in the thread Hawks5999 quoted me and OG from Yo Warren B, you are so OG! and then asked a question: FOFOA: “Gold would not […]

Yo Warren B, you are so OG!

  FOFOA Sunday, February 19, 2012   Tell me why are we, so blind to see That the ones we hurt, are you and me -Artis Leon Ivey Jr. (aka Coolio) I’d like to sincerely thank Warren Buffet for so clearly making many of the points I’ve been trying to make lately in his most-recent […]

India’s Gold

FOFOA Monday, February 13, 2012 Last night CBS’ 60 Minutes aired a great segment on India’s penchant for buying gold. I’ve written a few thoughts below, but first watch the segment: Notes First, here are a few notes I took from the video: 1.2 billion people in India. 10 million weddings each year in India. […]

Superorganism Open Forum

  FOFOA February 13, 2012 Thanks to Andy K. for sending me this article which reminded him of my Life in the Ant Farm post. From the article: “The bug society: Scientists excavate underground ant city that ‘rivals the Great Wall of China’ with a labyrinth of highways […] The community of ants – described […]

FOFOA – Glimpsing the Hereafter

Friday, February 3, 2012 Welcome back, Ari!! If you don’t know ARISTOTLE, that’s probably because he took a brief hiatus of 7 years and 3 days from posting comments about Freegold. And that was after 6 years of posts and comments prior. So needless to say, I’m THRILLED to have him back! Ari wrote me […]