Anniversary Hat Contest

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Thu, May 17, 2012 - 8:01am

As hard as it is to believe, this site will have it's 1st birthday on 6/14/12. Time sure goes fast when you're getting the snot beat out of you, day after day.

It's been a crazy 11 months but today is not the day for a retrospective. Today IS the day to start a new Hat Contest! Same rules as before. Submit your guess for the closing Comex price on Thursday, June 14 for the July12 silver contract and the August12 gold. Each winner will receive a genuine, 100% authentic and autographed Turd Ferguson hat. If any lucky Turdite manages to win both categories, I'll even throw in an original mint "silver Keiser" for good measure.

So, go for it! Enter your guesses in the comments section of this thread. I'll leave it open for entries through the Comex open tomorrow (8:20 am EDT) if you want to take a look at today's action before committing. Remember, all new Turdites have their initial comments sent into the "moderation queue" for approval. So, if you don't see your entry show up immediately, do not despair. Just give the mods and I a little time to find it and publish it.

I'm going to be out most of the day today so I won't be able to post a new thread until at least mid-afternoon. Please continue to use the "sticky" thread at the top of the homepage as your discussion/open thread. In the meantime, the nice rally overnight was derailed by euro weakness earlier today. Oh well. At least we are up a little off of yesterday's lows. Baby steps, everyone. To begin with, we need to stem the tide of the spec shorts. Then, we can reverse and squeeze them.

Have a fun day! TF

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  267 Comments

Big L
May 17, 2012 - 8:03am

First!!

Holy cow!

recaptureamerica
May 17, 2012 - 8:05am

Ag 33.1 Au 1720

Ag 33.1 Au 1720

ClinkinKY Big L
May 17, 2012 - 8:09am

No, Big L...

...you don't get a free hat for being first. But everyone after you does :)

Oh yeah, Ag- $32.79

Au-$1679.12

Big L
May 17, 2012 - 8:09am

Contest

Thanks for the contest, excellent timing. We need a good distraction and the hat contest is perfect.

I'll think about this one for a while, I got real close last time until there was a last minute beat down. I hope to do better this time. The responses will be very interesting.

azzatack
May 17, 2012 - 8:14am

Hat me

Ag - $30.08

Au - $1658

murphy
May 17, 2012 - 8:15am

Big L

Yes, Pining and I had to do our best manipulative work at the eleventh hour to pull that off.

Vernon Wormer
May 17, 2012 - 8:18am

If history repeats itself

here is what gold and silver won't be:

Gold - $1592

Silver - $28.56

ericplatham
May 17, 2012 - 8:20am

Not sure... guessing blindly

AG - $29.87

AU - $1614.99

ReachWest
May 17, 2012 - 8:23am

OK - I'll hazard a

OK - I'll hazard a SWAG..

GOLD: $1472

SILVER: $25.27

Turdle GG
May 17, 2012 - 8:26am

Congrats, Turd

Well done on your first anniversary!

Silver $28.5

Gold $1645

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