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Goodbye $44

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The real beauty about waging a two front war (keeping gold from hitting the barrage of $1,500 limit spot orders; and silver from passing a dollar a day) means that Comex cartel has to pick its fights. Today gold loses for now, as the $1,500 spot (but not futures) price is safely defended. The same can not be said for silver. $44 was just taken out. And those who actually wish to buy American Eagles can do so at the low, low price of $47.32 on Monex.


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Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:18 | 1185194 velobabe
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tyler, bitchez†

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:26 | 1185248 SilverRhino
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It is starting to look like the rise in value is accellerating.  

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:35 | 1185288 tekhneek
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"Hyperbolic" one might say.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:43 | 1185345 narapoiddyslexia
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As I noted elsewhere, a friend of mine just returned from an extended trip to China. Gold is selling in a frenzy, as silver cannot be had. Banks are selling silver for future delivery months out. Everyone is buying it, and there is none to be had. She also reported that wealth is widespread, and Chinese are starting to stray away from stocks and real estate and seek out precious metals. Especially silver. How many people are there in China again? And what is the literal translation of the Chinese word for "bank?" [Ans: Silver House]

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:49 | 1185373 tekhneek
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I have a receipt here... 10x10 oz Engelhard bars from Provident Metals... (100oz)... $1,425.80

LOL and that's when I started buying.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:55 | 1185425 Just Observing
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I dug out some receipts the other day.  500 one ounce rounds at 5.03/ea with shipping.  First two bags of 90% at 3599 with shipping.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 20:36 | 1186358 Hacked Economy
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Crap.  I didn't get in until $26.

Hey...if you ever need someone to watch over your silver for you while you're away on vacation...  :)

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 22:10 | 1186586 Braverdave
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Yeah, I was doing the same thing last night when I decided it was time to count what I had.

My first bullion purchase was 5 x 10 oz bars of silver at $ 19.60 (Canadian $ which were at par more or less in early 2008) per oz (shipping included) and 5 x 1 oz wafers of gold @ $ 956.00 (Can. $ shipping inc.).

And I have been buying periodically ever since and hope that years from now what I bought yesterday has done as well as my first purchase.

But the best deal of all was my Dad giving me his silver coin collection which at last count is about $ 1500.00 melt value ( with a handful of those coins worth more than melt to the right collector) since those coins cost only the face value from when he was a younger man. Thanks Dad!




Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:13 | 1185495 Strider52
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It's been a good 2 weeks for me - today I just doubled-up on silver. I bought 16 POUNDS (american lbs) at $22/oz.

  Last week I doubled-up on gold. I bought at $720, it went flying thru $1440.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 18:54 | 1186024 snakeboat
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and y'all are still buying like me, no?

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 06:53 | 1187297 DosZap
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And pray tell how did you steal it at those prices?.

Find a elderly blind person?,working a Estate sale.

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 07:28 | 1187376 tarsubil
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Where are these half off sales?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:49 | 1185385 Oracle of Kypseli
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And what is the word for money in Peru? Plata. (You all know what that means.)

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:31 | 1185797 Hook Line and S...
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And what is the word for give me your food in downtown LA soon? Plomo!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:07 | 1185485 nkktwotwozero
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>Silver House

And what's a vault? A "Gold Box".

Wealth = Gold, Silver = Trade and Commerce

Is the more accurate breakdown.


Much more relevant is that silver WAS money in China.

It was on the Silver standard.


Japan, on the other hand, you dont see the mania for silver.

You sort of do for gold. Although, still, the Yen holds sway over the populace.

But Japan WAS on the gold standard.

And gold was money in Japan before the western standards.


So the history isnt exacltly clear as to why silver would be favored by much of Asia.

Gold seems the better bet if you're expecting a Chinese led price bubble.


That said, I like the "short squeeze the hell out of JPM" narrative.


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:03 | 1185464 JLee2027
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Warp Speed when metal runs short and outright panic hits.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:37 | 1185291 Sudden Debt
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You would think so he :) 36 seems like ages ago but it's only 2 weeks! I'll see your 44$ silver and raise you a buck by tomorrow!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:45 | 1185360 MarketTruth
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And MONEX is overpriced, sells silver American Eagles for $2.49 over spot and they pay for delivery too.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:31 | 1185805 Pants the Silve...
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you could also see what's available at


somebody might actually have a sell order out there for the price you like

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 18:20 | 1185934 Math Man
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36 seems like ages ago but it's only 2 weeks!

How quickly we for get that is was at $18 in September..... just over six months ago.   Parabolic blow off top any one? 

Can you say bubble?  Say it with me. Buh-bell!

It's really going to suck for you longs who aren't taking profits when it's back below $20 this summer....


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 18:39 | 1185970 akak
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"Only $5 .... to get out of ground ..... $5 .... out of ground ..... only $5 ..... to dig from ground ..... only $5 ........ only $5 ....... only $5 ........... must eat brains ....."


Tell you what, Balding_Snails, there is only around $3000, tops, in raw materials in any new pickup.  By your "logic", I should run to my nearest dealership and demand that they sell me a brand new, fully-loaded pickup for $3000, right?

Or how about I go to the grocery store and demand that they sell me a loaf of bread for eighteen cents, since that is the price of the wheat and other ingredients that it contains?

Or what say we march over to Saudi Arabia and insist that they sell us a barrel of oil for $20 ---- since that is what it currently costs them to "pull it from the ground"?

What I am trying to say is, your reasoning is full of shit.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 18:37 | 1185973 Burnbright
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I don't see you calling Apple a bubble even though it has prolly gone up even more. 

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 20:11 | 1186292 A Nanny Moose
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Dip-shit! Did I get it right? Perhaps I should go work on my delivery some more?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 20:44 | 1186381 Hacked Economy
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Not bubble...escalator.  It'll have its ups and downs while continuing to climb higher.  Oh, we might indeed have a larger correction at some point, but the days of $20 are gone forever.  When QE3 is announced soon - by whatever warm fuzzy name they use to try to hide it - it'll serve as another pillar to prop the "bottom" for silver up another tick or two.  We might see a fall in price for a while if certain events (unforeseen perhaps, like the ME/NA riots?) spring up, but silver is making a permanent comeback.  The price floor is now well above $20 and rising.

So the next question I buy some more this week in preparation for the soon-to-be-passed $50 spot and make a little more profit?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 22:12 | 1186587 HoofHearted
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Please please please let silver go back to $20 per ounce. I don't see it, but we can hope. And yes, my thousands of ounces would be worth less fiat. But I'd be getting rid of whatever fiat I have left for that $20 silver...

And stop calling yourself Math Man. It pisses off those of us around here who can actually do some math.

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 06:31 | 1187286 fiftybagger
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Yay, the shills have arrived.  Rally on!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:27 | 1185256 redpill
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And I'm getting tired of seeing a fucking Porter Stansberry commercial everywhere I look these days.  Would someone throw this guy in jail already?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:33 | 1185286 spiral_eyes
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geez those end of america commercials are total spam. the end of america is coming, but the guy is an asshole, and a shyster who sells fifth rate stock tips to any paranoid idiot who will listen. i subscribed to a couple of his letters a few years ago. nothing special. 

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:59 | 1185688 EcoJoker
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You're entitled to your opinion but his s&a resource report  has made me a lot of money.   Don't generalize.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:10 | 1185728 redpill
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Generalize?  You should do some more googling on this guy, he's been leaving a trail of scams and financial wreckage for a decade.  The "Aids vaccine" incident was one of my favorites.  How this guy is still in the business after all that is a mystery.


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:15 | 1185511 KingdomKum
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+100 !

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 19:39 | 1186200 Al Gorerhythm
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Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:24 | 1185549 barkster
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annoying, annoying videos...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:45 | 1185642 XenOrbitalEnginE
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Hah!  Thanks to other respondents answering on this.  I was half curious about what that scheme was.  Now no need to investigate, it's as I thought.


Perhaps you could set annoying ad-copy to music in your head. Sorta works fro me.

I want my MTV. Look at them yo-yos!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:42 | 1185330 Hugh G Rection
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Impossible... RoboTroll and MethMan called a top months ago.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:59 | 1185448 Turd Ferguson
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turd happy

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:40 | 1185612 Temporalist
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You should be your ZH birthday is today.  Happy 1st!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:02 | 1185708 Creed
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creed happy turd happy


now post more

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:20 | 1185752 JailBank
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Turd when are we going to get those margin hikes so the cartel can knock this price down for 3-4 minutes?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:21 | 1185195 MaxVernon
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Substitute "parrot" with  "dollar" and you pretty much have the picture of the future of the USD system.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:32 | 1185267 Misean
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Pining for the fjords?!?! We're Fjucked!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:39 | 1185320 MaxVernon
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Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:19 | 1185196 ZeroPower
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This has been an epic 2 weeks. Something is in store, watch.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:29 | 1185263 Arius
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i think you will be safe to assume 1500$ will take a long long time to be breached...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:34 | 1185277 MaxVernon
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If by "safe", you mean "on crack" then right you are, Sir!


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:19 | 1185524 MayIMommaDogFac...
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Put the pipe down, sir!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:36 | 1185304 Sudden Debt
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Yes, weeks if not months...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:00 | 1185447 aVian
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today after hours it will be

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:06 | 1185714 Creed
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This has been an epic 2 weeks. Something is in store, watch.




Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:19 | 1185197 Long-John-Silver
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$50 next week.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:21 | 1185213 Robot Traders Mom
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That's ironic. That is the same amount of money that the bullies at school have taken from Robot Fucktard this week...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:25 | 1185227 tmosley
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No, he had to give them IOUs.  Not the same.  Well, sort of.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:24 | 1185242 Robot Traders Mom
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I guess that is why he got stuffed in the locker

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:43 | 1185331 akak
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That's because his schoolmates got sick of him wearing his "I Heart the Fed" T-shirt day after day after day.

But it was no problem, really --- getting stuffed in the locker gave him the time and privacy to masturbate once more with his chart of Lululemon.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 22:17 | 1186601 HoofHearted
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You are aware that there are Fed haters, and then there are Fedophiles. Guess which one...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:26 | 1185240 Long-John-Silver
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I found robot on youtube....

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:41 | 1185321 Sudden Debt
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I'm taking my kids computer away...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:33 | 1185272 SheepDog-One
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Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:36 | 1185292 trav7777
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you talk about your son like that? 

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185229 Cash_is_Trash
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I work at the Federal Reserve and I do not see any inflation.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:26 | 1185247 NidStyles
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Can I get a job? I like playing Monopoly.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:34 | 1185293 Cash_is_Trash
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1) Do you like to steal people's wealth?

2) Are you immune to reason and empathy?

3) Do you think your the shit because of your PhD?

4) Do you have any regard for starting bloody revolutions and popular uprisings?

5) Can you print fast on HP, Xerox and Kyocera machines?

-- If you answered yes to all five, you're in. Also, if you answered yes to all five, you may become the next tiny wicked wrench armchair monetizer of death.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:42 | 1185334 Sudden Debt
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I've got 8 on 5 right!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:56 | 1185432 Cash_is_Trash
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Not even the Chairsatan did so well!

We have our next Monetizer of Death

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:19 | 1185198 Just Observing
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And you can't keep the 1500 camel out of the tent once it got it's nose under the edge.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:21 | 1185199 lieutenantjohnchard
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we few, we happy few, we band of silver holders.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:26 | 1185250 Bay of Pigs
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"Give me Silver, Blue, and Gold...."


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:33 | 1185285 lieutenantjohnchard
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Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:39 | 1185322 francis_sawyer
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You beat me to posting that video by a couple of minutes :-)

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:50 | 1185381 Pants McPants
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Well done.  I was thinking of Rainbow's "Man on the Silver Mountain" myself...

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 06:37 | 1187290 fiftybagger
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Monetary Revolution - Crash JP Morgan Buy Silver

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:19 | 1185200 Dr. Richard Head
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JPM @ $44.65.  Parity will be parody no?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:43 | 1185344 Sudden Debt
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They have 3 more months before reporting their next profits :)

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185201 FunkyMonkeyBoy
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Sad that the world is in such a state that we have to buy stuff from out of the ground to protect the wealth generated from our labor...

... seriously f**ked up existence this.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:29 | 1185254 downrodeo
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It's just a ride, my friend, it's just a ride....

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:31 | 1185590 MayIMommaDogFac...
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+10 -- thx for that...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:34 | 1185278 SheepDog-One
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Or buy stuff out of a firearms factory.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:51 | 1185384 Gene Parmesan
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May you live in interesting times.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:23 | 1185543 NotApplicable
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Nothing sad about it at all. Scarcity of real money is the only thing that can keep banksters honest.

In other words, it's counterfeit proof (which is a very, very good thing).

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 18:47 | 1186000 eisley79
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this is an extreme and dangerous fallacy. Gold or Silver backed money is a good way to end the current fiat regime, and a good step in the right direction.  But if you think that is a magic bullet to fix the banksters/controllers think again.  They will always be able to manipulate gold and silver in the market, and at its mining source.  (as they have for hundreds/thousands of years). 

It is only their attempt to defend fiat currency which is creating their current weakness to "market forces".  Once TSHTF and a new monetary standard arrives, they will be right back at their old tricks, doing whatever they can(and after they have raped and pillaged the fiat currency holders).

The US constitutional money (like lincoln's greenback), where the "people"(via representation) control the quantity of money, is the only true protection against exploitation.  But, it requires an educated public/electorate, that is politically active and understands macro-economics and currency, and will punish corruption.  Good luck with that....

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 07:02 | 1187311 BoeingSpaceliner797
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+1 Yellow Brick Road and +1 pair of silver slippers.

Mon, 04/25/2011 - 21:55 | 1206311 eisley79
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lol ;)

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:20 | 1185202 Darth Silver
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onward and upward!

i pity the fool that tries to get in the way.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185204 Eireann go Brach
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Obama..what does rising silver mean Ben?...insert crickets sound

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:36 | 1185290 Urban Redneck
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Obama lacks the wisdom to ask real questions


Bernanke lacks the integrity to remain silent as opposed to providing a disingenuous answer

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:53 | 1185669 NotApplicable
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I would say he is wise enough to remain safely ignorant, that way there is no possibility of the question, "What did the President know, and when did he know it?"


Wed, 04/20/2011 - 19:00 | 1190366 Urban Redneck
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That is only a concern when comitting a CRIME.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185205 Top_Kill
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If I didn't have physical it would have been tough to hold on this long.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:45 | 1185357 Shell Game
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Yet another beautiful thang about the physical..

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185206 Xibalba
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Can Gold get above $15

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:24 | 1185224 Long-John-Silver
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Not long ago people were asking if Gold could get above $1,000.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:46 | 1185361 Sudden Debt
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And people still believed "change" wasn't meanth to be the dollars future

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 23:01 | 1186705 Braverdave
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Exactly ... I mentioned $ 1500 to a friend today and he was astonished (he also lives under a rock).

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:23 | 1185214 Id fight Gandhi
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If gold takes out all time highs silver will too. Soon. I'd rather hold silver than gold.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:28 | 1185261 Temporalist
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*Because gold took out all time highs silver will too.*

Just rephrased it for you.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:21 | 1185217 Bubbles...bubbl...
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We hardly knew ye.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185222 Top_Kill
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What does the 
below the title stand for?


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:39 | 1185311 tekhneek
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He'll adjust it later, he was just trying to get the post out pronto.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185223 camoes
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Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:22 | 1185226 Magnix
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Awesome, just awesome! Im not just excited about the silver price, but excited that our govt is collapsing gradually!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:25 | 1185231 The Axe
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Into New York Thursday to sell all my silver at 5 in 1992  I will keep one roll of 20 to buy food if the world really ends....this should also cover my losses on my slv puts in

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:52 | 1185663 DoChenRollingBearing
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Keep more silver than 20 oz.  

If the SHTF, you will probably need 100 + oz to buy food for awhile, especially if you do not have a garden, farming skills, etc.

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 06:47 | 1187292 fiftybagger
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Epic meet Fail

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:25 | 1185232 gwar5
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No way!  Hahahahahaha...haha.....

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:25 | 1185233 sheeple
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wut's taking gold so long!

buy gold crash slavery!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:44 | 1185353 Rodent Freikorps
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Lots and lots of dirt poor people are selling jewelry.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:23 | 1185234 lieutenantjohnchard
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with a wink and nod to my good buddy $44 i'll have the 16 oz ny strip, rare, baked potato all the way with creamed spinach and apple pie al la mode.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:27 | 1185252 Long-John-Silver
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I started going out to eat like that when Silver was making new highs. My doctor chewed me out about my weight gains soon after.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:30 | 1185269 Temporalist
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You should have told him your weight in ounces is even greater!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:31 | 1185274 lieutenantjohnchard
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with so many new highs you must have had a permanent table reserved in your name.

actually, it'll be more like string squash, mustard greens and sweet potato.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:50 | 1185378 clymer
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lemme guess ..fried sea food?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:11 | 1185497 Long-John-Silver
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Sushi in a feeding frenzy environment.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:35 | 1185284 Bay of Pigs
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Don't forget the wonderful Napa Valley fruitbomb cabernet...

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:37 | 1185297 lieutenantjohnchard
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oh, i'll remember it. i'm sure tonight many of the few will be hoisting a few to the happy few among us, or something like that.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:28 | 1185783 Bay of Pigs
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Got a bottle for my 50th BDay on sunday (Bay of Pigs day). Joseph Phelps Napa Cab....gonna drink it tonight. Or should I wait for $50 silver? LOL.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 17:57 | 1185888 nope-1004
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Why wait another week?  Drink now.  Or save it for July when it's at $62.


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 18:14 | 1185928 Big Corked Boots
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Charles Shaw Merlot. I'm still accumulating.

Two buck chuck, bitchez.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 23:06 | 1186726 Braverdave
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Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:24 | 1185239 NidStyles
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Made me smile, too bad it didn't keep going though.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:26 | 1185241 AmazingLarry
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Lulz, I just checked Kitco to see if she breached, saw it poke through, then figured the first thing I'd read on ZH was "Goodbye 44". 

You're Jack's revenge.

Love this place.


Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:35 | 1185296 SheepDog-One
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SMIRKING revenge, at that!

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:40 | 1185622 MayIMommaDogFac...
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you are correct -- this meme requires an adjective.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:28 | 1185560 Tail Dogging The Wag
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Zer0hedge rocks!

Rupee means silver in Hindi

tHE word for Money in Spanish is "plata" which means SILVER

and bank in Chinese is YIN HANG, which means SILVER HOUSE (business).

While traveling in India... I met a farmer and he spoke about his son. He used this analogy:

"My son will one day shine like silver".

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:27 | 1185255 10kby2k
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and 5 year fed paper yields 2.06

cant wait til pomo ends so we can see where these markets really want to go

but pomo may never end....who the fuck knows what might be done behind closed doors

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:28 | 1185260 Misean
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This war needs a few more fronts.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:29 | 1185264 fuu
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JPM share price/Silver Oz price = 1.013863

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:42 | 1185317 SpeakerFTD
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I've seen a couple of people lately mentioning this ratio.  Is there any importance to it other than optics (and laughs)?     I mean, JPM's overall value is a function of its number of shares, so isn't the per share price sort of meaningless by itself?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:47 | 1185355 tmosley
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It's just laughs.

It'll be even funnier when an oz of silver is worth more than their market cap.  So funny this nation might just laugh itself to pieces.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:49 | 1185379 fuu
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Just laughs. JPM's market cap is, I believe, larger than the entire silver market right now.


It's funny to watch the two numbers approach 1:1 when JPM is supposedly a huge shorter of silver. Although I suspect they are not short silver at all anymore it is still the meme to use.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:29 | 1185265 Acidtest Dummy
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Silver, use it it and it won't tarnish.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:34 | 1185275 Temporalist
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No but that will wear it away.  Salts from sweat are not good for any metal.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:39 | 1185310 SheepDog-One
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Eat using SILVERware, its good for you get a bit of silver, fends off what ails ye.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:29 | 1185266 Dangertime
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Oh boy, the final acceleration.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:32 | 1185283 Long-John-Silver
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Gold has started spiking back up too......

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:35 | 1185289 SheepDog-One
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But the Bernank clearly said 'People do not want to buy gold, people want to buy stocks'. Hmm weird.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:36 | 1185303 Long-John-Silver
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Remember when Cramer was pushing Silver mining stocks?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:34 | 1185294 topcallingtroll
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Ok so is anyone here making new purchases and silver in more than token amounts at 44 and. 1500?

Is anyone taking posession of pm's, not just trading paper, at this price level? No one, right?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:38 | 1185301 Dangertime
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I am sure some are still buying with their weekly paycheck leftovers, but then that would be a token buy.  Now it's a race to find the final bag-holder.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:38 | 1185314 Bastiat
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Is this a private circle jerk or can anyone join?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:42 | 1185336 Dangertime
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Sure, grab whatever rod your wife doesn't have at the moment.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:43 | 1185342 Richard Head
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There's already a place for TC troll, danger clown, meth head, robo-faker, and their multiple aliases to whack off together.  It's called yahoo finance.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 16:16 | 1185507 akak
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But as you well know, it is very hard to keep sheep safely fenced in one field --- they always want to break down the fences and get into the other, cleaner, healthier fields.  It is just what sheep do.  (And trolls, too)

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:41 | 1185324 SheepDog-One
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See you guys in a couple weeks when silver is at $50, and gold is well over $1,500, where again it will be claimed no one is buying it.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:43 | 1185340 Dangertime
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If silver hits $50 I will buy some more of those soon to be ripe Puts.  Oh the bargains it will bring.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:47 | 1185354 Richard Head
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Yeah sure pal.  As if you even have a job, let alone a trading account.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 15:46 | 1185369 Dangertime
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Let me guess, you bought silver recently didn't ya?  Poor poor fellow.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 18:48 | 1186006 homersimpson
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Shut up, Math man/Smailes/Robotrader. You've been eating it for a while.

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 19:05 | 1186061 eisley79
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i did, physical, in 2005 same as gold, you maaaad?

keep making claim's that aren't true.  You wouldn't even know how to buy a put, let alone do you actually have a pinky toe in the market.

You are an internet liar, who wants to troll, cause you found a group of people who you think are wrong and will take the baiting.


dayyyyyyyyyyyyyum phony, how you gonna disrespect the zerohedge posters, when you are posting your comments from your dorm and your mom's house?

Tue, 04/19/2011 - 19:47 | 1186221 Dangertime
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Wow, you sure showed me.

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