“23,349 tonnes of gold in their respective reserves, representing more than $1.3 trillion”
Given the number of countries included, and the scale of their combined economies, that’s not much.
I saw a show on the H2 History Channel about a month ago where witnesses (guards working there) said Ft Knox was empty. I don’t know the veracity of it, but apparently no one from the “outside” has been allowed to look inside the vault for quite a while.
Its all been replaced by Chinese fake gold
Who knows, given the lying imbeciles currently infesting both finance and government?
Whatever the truth is, I look for the Obamadork to start sniffing at private gold.
FDR did it.
What’s going on with the U.S. hoard of cheese? We used to have stockpiles of cheese and would give it away to the poor. Does the cheese still exist?
I have a question: How many FReepers that have actual possession of their Gold, have tested it to ensure that what they hold is what they think they hold?
They have something better: machines that print money.
now don,t get me wrong, the metal is valuable in that it is pretty, malleable, conductive, ..etc. But to base the world economy on it???
I have no idea as to where this inane concept came from, but I guess it worked????
Bruce Willis and Samuel L. Jackson discovered that all the gold was stolen and taken to Canada.