Tue, Oct 23, 2012 - 10:19pm

As we all sit in angst, watching the metals trade tick-by-tick, I have something rather timely for you.

I want to thank Dr. Dave Janda for making me aware of this video. It was posted to YouTube on Saturday but I have no idea when it was produced. That hardly matters. The subject matter is relevant and consistent with all of the themes here at TFMR.

As you know, I am convinced that the world will soon return to some type of gold-backed monetary system. This is not optional and it is not subject to debate. The creditor nations will, one day soon, enforce this system upon The West. To this end, China is rapidly accumulating gold, the latest summary appearing yesterday at ZeroHedge (

One of the leading proponents of the "Currency War" theory is Jim Rickards. In this video, Jim discusses the "war game" sessions in which he has participated where possible currency war scenarios are played out. You'll find the video thought-provoking and educational but you'll also find it to be timely. As The Cartels play their paper games and lead the spec money by the nose to their desired end, we must stay focused on the bigger picture and continue stacking metal in preparation for the inevitable outcome. Whether that end comes via the scenarios laid out here by Rickards is insignificant. The end of the current global monetary system IS coming. At least you, my dear reader, have been forewarned.


Jim Rickards: Currency Wars Simulation

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Oct 23, 2012 - 10:25pm


Things looking up tonight. Oil recovering, metals too.

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:25pm

I watched this earlier today

Very interesting and awakening. I wondered when you would post.

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:31pm

Thank You Sir May I Have Another!

That's what it feels like watching the metals get waterboarded!

BUT... maybe just maybe there is a growing percentage of folks who are getting used to the smack downs and are taking advantage...

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:36pm

This was posted on this site the other day and....

I think Rickards, among a few (very few others) are the ones who have this macro picture licked and literally are helping to telegraph the very near future to those paying attention. Rickards tweet today from the Gold Symposium in Australia....China buying all the gold mines in Australia they can, only slowed by the pace at which paperwork can be completed as they know, the power of the pen is mightier than the sword.

He has the blueprint, that exists as we speak, unveiled for all to is know just a matter of when China flicks the switch so to speak....or will we do it intentionally before them to beat them to the punch and have "some" control over the destruction.



Oct 23, 2012 - 10:39pm


To Big Bird

Scary stuff. Great thoughts before bedtime...May God Bless us all.

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:43pm

Loved Currency Wars.  Helps

Loved Currency Wars. Helps you to overcome normalcy bias with respect to our present currency.

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:44pm

Thanks Turd!

Thanks for posting that Turd.

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:44pm

Richards is one smart cookie

Thanks, TF.

And that folks, is the Big picture!

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:47pm

Currency war time military might

Currency war time military muscle, who's pumped up? Top 10

Oct 23, 2012 - 10:54pm

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