#AskBoE: Ask The Bank Of England Anything

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In the footsteps of the smashing success that was the #AskJPM and #MyNYPD social outreach by the two beloved institutions, yet another renowned entity has decided to take its comedic genius to the people: none other than the place where it all started - the Bank of England. So if you have a question for Mark Carney's money printing and housing bubble-forming institution, do no hesitate to tweet it: just remember to add the #AskBoE hash tag.

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Fri, 05/30/2014 - 07:50 | 4808911 PR Guy
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Why?

 

Here's one of their spokesmen (person!) from the UK in action :-)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QPxDugs0Nw

 

 

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:04 | 4808937 Dr Benway
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If they couldn't predict this stunt blowing up in their face, how can they be expected to predict the economy?

 

At least they aren't as shameless as in Australia, where a central bank board member doubles as director for a hedge fund fraud scheme. Check out my updated blog on Australian financial crime:

 

http://drbenway.blogspot.com/ncr

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:48 | 4809131 N2OJoe
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How much gold do you currently hold in physical form, as opposed to what you tell the chumps who were dumb enough to let you hold theirs?

I don't use Facefuck or Twatter so maybe someone who does can ask this for me.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:52 | 4809203 Pinto Currency
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A question for Mark Carney:

What specifically is 'escape velocity' and how will you achieve it by creating more medium of exchange?

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 09:52 | 4812392 BigJim
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I'm not on twitter, so could someone plese tweet for me:

BofE - but we weren't on the gold standard in the 1930's, were we? We were on the Gold EXCHANGE Standard. You don't even know that???

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:36 | 4809156 Hulk
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You got it all wrong. The responses determine the amount of security they budget for next year !!!

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:21 | 4808972 killallthefiat
Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:47 | 4809020 Ignatius
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BOE:  You've been accused of being 'Satan's Spawn'.  Your response?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:23 | 4809127 remain calm
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In Kelvin, How fucking hot do you believe hell will be?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 10:02 | 4809230 williambanzai7
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Fri, 05/30/2014 - 07:51 | 4808913 stant
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Wheres flight 370?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:12 | 4808938 GetZeeGold
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Last I heard.....Pakistan via Diego Garcia.

 

I hope that doesn't qualify me for Directive 3025.18....it's not a really well kept secret. It's not like I outed the CIA chief for Afghanistan.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:39 | 4809008 Bunders
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Maybe he was already compromised and outing him seemed like an easy way to get rid of him.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:47 | 4809021 TheMerryPrankster
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I heard he was late on his "contribution" to CREEP.

( Commitee to RE-Elect the President)

Then there was that puzzling 17 minutes of silence on the latest Obama Secret Tapes. ...

Somebody get Kissinger in here Stat....

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:21 | 4808973 Peter Pan
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More importantly, why wasn't he  and the other Board members on it?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 07:53 | 4808914 JustObserving
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#AskBoE What will be the price of gold on June 30, 2014?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 07:58 | 4808917 PR Guy
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I thought it was the Fed that decided that? Via their proxies of course.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:30 | 4808995 Sirius Wonderblast
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No, Barclays (Fed apparently being well endowed with tungsten, or so I read).

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 07:58 | 4808923 ParkAveFlasher
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Does the Queen enjoy her fresh baby brains scrambled or poached?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:11 | 4808952 Winston Churchill
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Come on, those are for her corgi's.

She only eats the hearts , stuffed with caviar.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:00 | 4809058 giggler321
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Russian caviar at that - yes the band stuff

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:09 | 4809086 Winston Churchill
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Peasant.

Iranian caviar is the best ,and even more banned.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:26 | 4809133 UselessEater
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You big ass.

We Corgi's do not eat scrambled brains....

HRH gives us French cake - you get .........crumbs and crumbs of crumby debt....

WOOF!

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:11 | 4808953 Dr Benway
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I thought the new wonder treatment involves injections of young blood?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:15 | 4808960 ParkAveFlasher
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Save that one for #askhenrykissinger.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:01 | 4808928 Cognitive Dissonance
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Mark, what is it like to be a human hemorrhoid? #AskBoE

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:09 | 4808949 Peter Pan
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What have you got against hemorrhoids?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:01 | 4808931 orangegeek
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Drugs and Hookers For GDP!!!

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:51 | 4809032 TheMerryPrankster
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Q. How many hookers and blow will it take to raise the GDP by 1 percentage point?

Q (part two) Can we institute a government program to incentivize spending on hookers and blow through tax deductions and direct payments to low income citizen who can't spend their fair share?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:06 | 4808941 muleskinner
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Dear BoE, you got that money you owe me?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:07 | 4808942 BeetleBailey
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Does Mervyn King cross dress, or what? #askBoE

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:08 | 4808943 Peter Pan
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Are they willing to release a full ledger showing what gold they own and what gold they are holding on behalf of each other nation as well as conducting a full and independent audit?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:13 | 4808956 shovelhead
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The Queen has ordered you off to Tyburn.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:25 | 4808979 Peter Pan
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I am currently living in one of her penal colonies which is by far a better place than the one she is living in.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:12 | 4809093 UselessEater
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You sure?

She kinda still owns lots of lands in penal colonies... loads of land and just "maintains' a residence for the masses dog and pony show. Whatever!! My penal colony got a grand fabulous media frenzied royal inspection...erm, I mean, visit.... recently, did yours?

WOOF!

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:08 | 4808944 shovelhead
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Where's Inthemix99?

I think they could relate to his dynamic homespun style.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:30 | 4809140 F.A. Hayek
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He can spin the word cunt into such a deep and complex tapestry of rage that I am never less than completely impressed and awestruck at his posts. +1000 for inthemix.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:09 | 4808948 ghengis86
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Why don't you make like a tree and get the fuck off this planet?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:10 | 4808951 Millivanilli
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# if the masses awaken to your theft, would you prefer to have your head on a pike or placed in a basket#

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:26 | 4808982 Peter Pan
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Better still they can kick it all the way like they did with Cromwell's head.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:43 | 4809014 Peter Pan
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Actually the king ordered that Cromewell's body be disinterred and his body was hung after which his head was placed on a spike. 

They have in my mind set the precedent for awaits them as well.

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 09:05 | 4809074 jubber
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just tweeted that to @bankofengland just in case you hadn't

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:15 | 4808961 Seasmoke
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How young , is too young ? 

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:20 | 4808967 Yellowhoard
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When you suck Satan's dick, does it taste like Obama's ass? #askBoE

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:28 | 4808990 Peter Pan
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10, 9, 8, 7.....is the NSA, FBI, CIA, Homeland Security, at your door yet?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:32 | 4808997 ghengis86
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Is that synonymous with Yellen's dick?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:31 | 4808984 crazytechnician
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Is this really how they manage inflation ? From their own web site:

www.bankofengland.co.uk/education/Pages/inflation/balloon/balloon.aspx

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:30 | 4808994 Vooter
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Shooting or hanging?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:35 | 4808998 Sirius Wonderblast
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On what planet is throwing cash at mortgages, causing another housing bubble and more concreting over of Englands (formerly) green and pleasant land, a good idea?

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 08:36 | 4809000 KickIce
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If you are on a path that leads straight to hell when do you get there?

Not soon enough.

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