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Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:42 | 885822 Hephasteus
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I don't believe this story. Everybody knows everybody spent every dime on computers. They don't have no money for silver.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:47 | 885832 Gloomy
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I have a friend at work who said last Christmas they counted 14 Apple products in their home, ranging from Ipad Touches for the smaller children on up. I couldn't help but think that this was just such a misapplication of capital. Not to take anything away from Apple but making enticing toys for Americans is not going to help us any. Maybe Jobs is an agent for the Chinese.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:51 | 885845 Xibalba
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market saturation. 

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 21:05 | 885888 barkster
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I was at my bank today; there was a short line.
There was just one lady in front of me, an Asian lady who was trying to
exchange yen for dollars. It was obvious she was a little irritated . . .
She asked the teller, "Why it change? Yesterday, I get two hunat dolla fo
Today I only get hunat eighty? Why it change?"
The teller shrugged his shoulders and said, "Fluctuations."
The Asian lady says, "Fluc you white people, too."

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 21:08 | 885899 Hephasteus
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That is one fantastic joke.

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 02:59 | 886543 Michael
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I made this Youtube video with pieces from part 3 of the BBC documentary, “The Power of Nightmares”. It explains the Precautionary Principal and where it came from, that has caused so much damage to our way of life and the world. This will tell you why the eco-fascists an neo-cons use their apocalyptic predictions.

The Precautionary Principal-International Banking Cartel Brainwashing


Wed, 01/19/2011 - 04:54 | 886592 spdrdr
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For a start, a "principle" is only a noun, and "principal" is both an adjective, and a noun, but a noun only when referring to what used to be called a Headmaster.

For example, parse this sentence:

"My principal objective is to teach people to properly refer to a principle." 

 Or indeed, this sentence:

"My Principal used to whip me on the arse with a cane, in order to augment the principle of not fighting authority."

Your video did nothing to explain the Precautionary Principle as a recently developed Left Wing assault upon reason.   

In fact, you seem to attack "neocons" as being prone to falling for this ideological clap-trap, if not as the instigators.

You should go back and study modern history, without drawing long bows of illogical populist thought.

Not only that, but your video provides absolutely no cognisant link between the Precautionary Principle, and the Banksters, which is the front-centre focus of your diatribe.

If I were your dissertation supervisor marking your video, you would get an "F" for fail. 



Wed, 01/19/2011 - 07:29 | 886653 Al Gorerhythm
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Ouch! on the grade. Fair result.

However, the doco was new to me and was of interest. Pity about your lack of ties to the bankstas though.

Looks like a gathering of "The Pilgrim Society", at that "do" where Tony Blair was being inducted into something(?).

Could also be the annual gathering of the Sociopathic Society, or Tony's debut.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 21:10 | 885901 Pladizow
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+ wan hunat an flity

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 21:44 | 885989 lawrence1
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Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:02 | 886027 Turd Ferguson
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OK, now I'm starting to get interested:


Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:15 | 886062 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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It appears gold has bottomed at $1355, silver bottomed at $28.40, and platinum bottomed yesterday at $1705

The next Move:


Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:30 | 886090 goldmiddelfinger
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Trolls trolling trolls trolling trolls

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:35 | 886101 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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Nothin' like a good fight!


Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:44 | 886123 goldmiddelfinger
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Too bad you're not up fer it Lil man

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:48 | 886138 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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I will see your insult and raise you platinum.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:53 | 886150 goldmiddelfinger
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and I substitute platinum and insert palladium at 1/20th the price and equal the usefulness

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 23:14 | 886196 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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Thievery Corporation - The Numbers Game:


Wed, 01/19/2011 - 03:17 | 886492 Bay of Pigs
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GMF and Spalding are the new Bravo's...

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 03:19 | 886556 jeff montanye
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don't follow the "1/20th the price".  palladium about $800/oz., platinum about $1800/oz.  ?

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 01:07 | 886440 Attitude_Check
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Why do you even bother to post lying little man, or are you the "new and improved Harry Wanger?"

Your post on another thread that you only made 100% on silver sold 7 Dec 2010 that you held for 15 years was a knee slapper.  According to historical data (it's posted you lnow, your lies can be easily detected) you the price of Silver was arround $5/oz and on 7 Dev it was $30.5/oz.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 23:39 | 886240 Dantzler
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Nice one.

Peg bites.

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 03:30 | 886562 A Nanny Moose
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Thanks. Just had major dental surgery. I think I ripped out my stitches.

"It only hurts when I laugh"

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 06:04 | 886620 Cheyenne
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Fucking awesome story, made my day. Thanks.

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 06:09 | 886621 Sudden Debt
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+10 :)

A Chinese couple had a new baby. The nurse brings them over a lovely, healthy, bouncy, black baby boy. "Congratulations," says the nurse to the new parents. "What will you name the baby?" The puzzled father looks at his new child and says "I think we will name him "Sum Ting Wong."


"There was this Spanish guy, this Chinese guy and this Russian guy all
working for the same construction company. At the beginning of the day the
boss comes out and says to the Spanish guy, "You're in charge of the

Then he said to the Russian guy, "You're in charge of the dirt."

Then he said to the Chinese guy, "You're in charge of the supplies."

Then he said, "I'm gonna be back at the end of the day to check on your
work. It better be good or you're fired."

So they all go off to go get their work done.

At the end of the day, the boss comes back to check on their work. He
looks at the big pile of cement and goes, "Good work," to the Spanish guy.
Then he looks at the big pile of dirt and says, "Good work," to the Russian
guy. Then he couldn't find the Korean guy so he asks, "Where the heck is
the Chinese guy??"

All of a sudden, the Chinese guy jumps out from behind the big pile of dirt
and yells, " SUPPLIES!""




"What do you call a drive by shooting where a Chinese guy gets shot?



Wed, 01/19/2011 - 08:19 | 886669 I Am The Unknow...
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Barkster, I'm really busy at this moment, but I want you to know that I took the time to log in just so that I could register a reply to you and thank you for your joke.  You have made my day already!   This joke is flucking hirairwious round-eye! 

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 12:58 | 887317 barkster
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glad i could lighten your day a bit!

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 21:01 | 885879 Missiondweller
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He's a huge creator of jobs....for China.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:26 | 886056 Pegasus Muse
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... they counted 14 Apple products in their home, ....

No Apples here. Just Windows, PMs & guns.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:39 | 886100 DoChenRollingBearing
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Apple Product Census at the Bearing's Household


Bearing:                           0 Apple products

Wife:                                2 Apple products

Daughter (out on her own):  at least 3 Apple products


Tue, 01/18/2011 - 23:17 | 886201 PalmiticGlycerin
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I've got a few rotten apples in the back of my fridge...

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 23:41 | 886245 goldmiddelfinger
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Who left em there? your CFP?

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 07:25 | 886651 Cash_is_Trash
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Sounds like a Nintendo Wii may be involved.

You have to admit that (at least) Apple MacBooks are better manufactured than Dell's, Toshiba's, etc.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:46 | 886132 steveo
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Various archery product to silently shoot the apple is good too....don't fritter around!

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 03:02 | 886545 SilverRhino
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3 devices here and every one of them gets used every day.   Itouch + 2 ipods (home / car) [bit of an audio junkie].  

You couldn't pay me to have a macbook or an ipad but these 3 devices are well worth their utility value.  Best grand I have EVER spent when you think about usage versus cost.  

Ditch itunes with media Monkey and you will never look back.


Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:50 | 886143 Uncle Remus
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Was all set to pound out none, but noticed a lone Apple wireless keyboard on top of a hutch. Dammit. I thought I gave all that stuff away.

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 01:07 | 886441 Silverite
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I have run my small business on Apple computers for over 10 years. They are cheaper and more reliable than human employees and have much higher resale value. Each dollar I spend on an Apple product comes back to me a thousandfold in efficient, reliable, productive work. An iPad is less than 1/2 oz of gold now, pick one up if you haven't, they are great!

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 10:08 | 886838 Hephasteus
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Ya and when they come with rotating laser turrents to fry your ass when you don't pay your taxes they'll be even better. Get the iEnforce and iEnforcer pro.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 21:52 | 886006 rocker
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@Hephasteus 'I don't believe this story'. It is very possible if you consider who the major customers might be.
Certified Dealers have proprietary accounts and can suck it up real fast. Hell, the Morque might even buy from them.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:46 | 886131 Hephasteus
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Sorry rocker. We're over 9000 iterations into this mind fuck.



Wed, 01/19/2011 - 04:11 | 886584 President Palin
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I thought everyone was buying iPads?

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:43 | 885824 The Rogue Trader
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Blythe is buying it all....

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:43 | 885825 Twindrives
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Hey Blythe Morgan, kiss my ass bitch.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:49 | 885839 Bastiat
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Just a kiss?  I expect a little more . . . soul!!

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 22:38 | 886113 DoChenRollingBearing
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Eeeewwww, she's kinda nasty lookin'...

Just sayin'...

Wed, 01/19/2011 - 07:27 | 886652 Cash_is_Trash
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Is she still divorced?

Poor husband that had to put up with her nasty ass.

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:43 | 885826 Gloomy
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I guess the public is doing what it has been told to do by their advisors, the cartoon bears



Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:58 | 885870 JW n FL
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Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:48 | 885835 FunkyMonkeyBoy
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Silver Keisers

As i've mentioned on another thread, has anyone received their silver keiser coins yet?


I've tried emailing them, but get no reply. We were also promised regular updates, they were suppose to be shipping the first batches by now and to have finished shipping by end of Jan:


They currently have $5.6m dollars of peoples money (171,250 ounces x $33 ).

This is starting to stink bad. Has this all been a huge scam exploiting Max Keiser's compaign?

Anyone has any luck with the silver keisers?

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 20:52 | 885856 Xibalba
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Max Keiser has no involvement with the production of the "Silver Keisers" what so ever. Physical delivery of the "Silver Keisers" will commence in mid January and all pre-orders will be delivered no later than the end of January. They will be sold on a first come, first served basis. All questions and concerns should be directed to info@silverkeiser.com.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!