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  •  How do you propose creating money? (0+ / 0-)

    The gold standard was a disaster. There were frequent massive recessions and monetary policy was impossible to control.

    Also, tell me what intrinsic value gold has other than that it looks sparkly and there are limited commercial applications.

    When we stop putting leaders from the past up on pedestals and ignoring their flaws, we can start seeing our present leaders for what they really are.

    by PhillyJeff on Fri Feb 22, 2013 at 12:54:52 PM PST

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