Category Archives: The Price is Right

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If You Don’t Work, You Die

From the National Vital Statistics System of the USA, we gather the following information: Total number of deaths in the US, in the course of the year 2018: 2,839,205. From World-O-Meters, we gather the following information: Total coronavirus cases in … Continue reading

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Calling a horse a cow, doesn’t make it a cow

I vaguely remember an anecdote attributed to the wisdom of “Honest Abe” Lincoln. It went something like this: “Suppose you have five horses, and we agree to call a horse a cow; how many cows would you have? Answer: “Well, … Continue reading

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Price: About Bitcoin

Bitcoin is nothing more than a distraction, created to direct widespread public worry away from concern about the eventual collapse of the Dollar’s value. What entity would wish to distract investors’ attention away from concerns with the Dollar? Obviously, the … Continue reading

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Price: The Right Way to Use Silver in Coinage

The director of Fideicomiso de Fomento Minero (“The Trust for Encouraging Mining”) Norberto Roque Díaz de León, told “El Financiero” newspaper on August 20 that it would be a good idea to use silver in Mexican coinage, in order to … Continue reading

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Price: Use your medicine at home, Rudi

November 16, 1999 ~ Rudiger Dornbusch, M.I.T. professor of economics and advisor to the World Bank and the I.M.F. has been giving us a sermon with a lot of truths on how to run a country: “Time and again, governments … Continue reading

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Price: The spectres of Bretton Woods

December 23, 1997 ~ The fascinating articles which have appeared in the last few months in the financial newspapers, dealing with the crises in Southeast Asia, Korea and Japan, provoke a suspicion that the debacle we are witnessing is nothing … Continue reading

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The Road Ahead for the Dollar

The original silver dollar, created at the birth of the United States, was based upon the silver Spanish “Pieces of Eight” minted at the Royal Mint in Mexico City, under Spanish rule at that time. This was a very widely … Continue reading

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The Gold-Gambling Casino

The world used gold coins as money up until the first years of 1900. Since that time, the world’s use of gold as money has ceased, and as of today, gold’s only function is as a means of saving wealth … Continue reading

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