Hating On Bitcoin--Free Market Money," Libertarian News, June 6.
in Dubai, like central bankers in Washington, must become "data dependent" to avoid a cash hemorrhage in gold.
Stray far, Dan Hind warns, and 'you will find yourself in a wilderness of goldbugs
and Bitcoin enthusiasts' (Hind, 2014).
In April, Moore wrote: "With gold, there's another group of fanatics in the mix: goldbugs
. Just as Justin Bieber has "Beliebers", and One Direction has "Directioners", gold has goldbugs
- fans of the shiny metal and its everlasting claim to value.
As the statistics released by World Gold Council would show, goldbugs
are beefing up their stocks of bars, coins and jewellery amid the price decline.
The almost 50% decline in the NYSE Arca Goldbugs
Index, the index of unhedged gold mining stocks, has been on-going since October and therefore started well before the admission of many gold mining companies that their costs of production are possibly 50% above levels reported in recent years.
(51) See GRETCHEN RITTER, GOLDBUGS
AND GREENBACKS: THE ANTIMONOPOLY TRADITION AND THE POLITICS OF FINANCE IN AMERICA, 1865-1896, at 76 (1997) (describing "hard-money" Jacksonians' quick conversion to the cause of federal paper money); SHARP, supra note 37, at 19-21 (describing conversion of Ohio "hard-money" Democrats to the greenback movement).
," these tiny beetles only grow to about 1/4 inch long.
Kashefi, an assistant professor of microbiology and molecular genetics at MSU in East Landing, Michigan, has been working with these goldbugs
and with an art professor at MSU--Paul Brown, associate professor of electronic art and intermedia.
Those with gold deposits might strike a favourable deal since China wants more gold in its reserves; and goldbugs
are abundant in China (see my article 'Animal Spirits' in Augusts' Angle on this species).
Ritter, Gretchen (1997), Goldbugs
and greenbacks: the antimonopoly tradition and the politics of finance in America, New York: Cambridge University Press.
That set financial pundits squawking--"it's what the market wants!"--and prompted goldbugs
to hit "publish" on their "Gold $2,500?" articles.