Submitted by RickAckerman on 04/14/2011 - 11:35
Our recent discussion of whether deflation or hyperinflation will lay waste to the economy elicited hundreds of responses. Two of particular interest are featured below. The first, from blogger Charles Hugh Smith, explains why it may be impossible to know with any certainty which of the two forces will prevail. The second, the thoughts of a Wyoming rancher, suggests that in a crisis, we may discover that our need for protein trumps concerns over gold, silver, Treasury paper and the dollar.