Daily Archives: January 18, 2012

Book Review: Hard Sayings Of Paul

Hard Sayings Of Paul, by Manfred T. Brauch It is difficult to review a book like this without appearing to damn with faint praise. Truth be told, this book is not nearly as bad as it easily could have been, … Continue reading

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The Trouble With Goldbugs

The same thing that makes gold (and other precious metals) attractive hedges in times of great economic uncertainty is the same thing that makes them poor mediums for currency. A lot of people who champion the gold standard have very … Continue reading

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