Tragedy is like strong acid: It dissolves away all but the very gold of truth.Indeed, David Herbert, when the fiat-currency-driven paper gold market collapses, exposing the giant Ponzi scheme of the western Central Banking fractional gold bullion system, it will be a tragedy for the United States that will reveal the golden truth.
- D. H. Lawrence
Here's Ben Bernanke's testimony to Congress, in which he asserts that gold is not money and that Central Banks hold gold as part of their reserves only out of tradition - like a Fiddler on the Roof:
If that's the case, then where is audit of the Federal Reserve's gold vault? The audit that the Fed has spent hundreds of thousands, if not millions, to avoid - including hiring the former Enron lobbyist Linda Robertson in 2009 to help fight off Ron Paul's attempt to force an audit.