The Gold Standard, Intrinsic Value, Ron Paul and Chocolate

My friend Ray has made several comments about my recent post about Ron Paul and the Gold Standard.

I was thinking about that today. Backers of the gold standard assert that gold has some kind of intrinsic value. By linking the dollar to something of intrinsic value, it makes our currency more stable, along with a host . . . → Read More: The Gold Standard, Intrinsic Value, Ron Paul and Chocolate

Ron Paul and the Gold Standard

I was just looking at Wikipedia’s description of Ron Paul’s political positions. I agree with Dr. Paul on most things on the list.

One thing that has captivated many Ron Paul supporters is his opposition to the Federal Reserve and preference for the gold standard. While I agree with him that the Federal Reserve may not be . . . → Read More: Ron Paul and the Gold Standard