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Must-See Video: Gold versus Dollar

April 17, 2008
by findingDulcinea Staff
“I love gold,” claimed the villainous Goldmember of "Austin Powers," and rightly so.

Gold has an enchanting quality, but today, its appeal has more to do with value than aesthetics. When the United States was young, our currency was attached to the gold standard, which, in short, made it worth a whole lot more. As we slowly diverged from the gold standard, the amount of inflation quickly increased.

Sound confusing? It is, but this video from YouTube will shed some light on the subject.


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