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Category Archives: Out of The Past ~ The Archival Edition
I remember a German farmer expressing as much in a few words as the whole subject requires; “money is money, and paper is paper.” All the invention of man cannot make them otherwise. The alchemist may cease his labors, and … Continue reading
“For money, some men will allow the innocent to hang. They will turn traitor… they will lie, cheat, steal and they will kill. They appear brilliant, charming and generous! But they are deadly! Such are men as Dimitrios.” Americans, living … Continue reading
~ The Forefathers’ Finances ~ Many of us might be understandably guilty of viewing life in 18th-century America through a lens that only consists of tricornered hats, lots of tea and Mel Gibson single-handedly altering the course of the American … Continue reading
More Americans work for the government than in manufacturing, farming, fishing, forestry, mining and utilities combined. If you want to understand better why so many states–from New York to Wisconsin to California–are teetering on the brink of bankruptcy, consider this … Continue reading
What you know you cant explain, but you feel it. You’ve felt it your entire life. Theres something wrong with the world. You dont know what it is, but its there, like a splinter in you mind, driving you mad. … Continue reading
“If you needed cooking oil, you had to exchange gold, if you needed soap, you have to trade it for gold, if you needed grain, you had to have gold. It was 0.1 grams of gold for a loaf of … Continue reading
Originally published on July 27, 2012