Bitcoins and gold standard dollars -- was Re: Anyone want to make a housecall?

Charles Curley charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Sat Jun 1 16:01:52 MDT 2013


On Sat, 1 Jun 2013 15:47:13 -0600
Joshua Marsh <joshua at themarshians.com> wrote:

> You seem to be suggesting that the US dollar hasn't been manipulated
> by people with similar things. The Fed isn't as bright and wonderful
> as most people seem to think. At the end of the day, they are still
> beholden to their anonymous shareholders.

The Fed was created by legislation 100 years ago. In the period from
its creation until 1913, the dollar pretty much retained its purchasing
power. In the century since, it has lost 99% of its value.

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