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Wed, Sep 11, 2013 - 10:27am

Just a little extra snippet from my field trip last week.

I met this guy named Luke who runs a site called We Are Change ( He's a hard-working guy who's doing his best to affect some sort of change and he deserves support.

He asked if we could visit for a few minutes and I happily obliged. There's nothing particularly new or earth-shattering here for longtime Turdites. Regardless, I thought you might get a kick out of some NYC Turd.


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Sep 11, 2013 - 10:29am



Mr. Fix
Sep 11, 2013 - 10:37am

A new disguise:

Lots of people walk around New York City, famous people, and put on a hat and glasses, just that so they won't be recognized.

You just take your hat and glasses off, and blend right in with the crowd.

It's good to see you so close to my home, I wander through Manhattan a lot.


Sep 11, 2013 - 10:43am


Yay me.

Sep 11, 2013 - 10:43am


I was looking over some of the data and it was surprising just how much more Gold Bar & Coin Demand has increased compared to world gold production since 2001.

BAR & COIN INVESTMENT: The Big Squeeze on Global Gold Production
Sep 11, 2013 - 10:45am

Thumbs Up

Good stuff Turd - right on point. The time we are being given to continue preparations is a gift.

Sep 11, 2013 - 10:49am

Best video yet!  Awesome job

Best video yet! Awesome job Turd.

I have a difficult time dealing with the Fed possible taper. Taper would crash both the market and crash metals yes? Not a good scenario?

Urban Roman
Sep 11, 2013 - 10:52am

Good Interview

You sound like Nicole Foss.

And that's a high compliment.

Sep 11, 2013 - 10:56am

Awesome Pairing

Luke and Mr T......

Sep 11, 2013 - 11:19am

Re "taper"

Been discussing this quite a bit in the daily podcasts.

The Bernank will announce a taper, maybe $10B/month, totally insignificant. He can do this because the federal deficit for fiscal 2013, which ends 9/30, will come in around $720B.

While that's all well and good, it's just a ruse and done for appearances. The Bernank will soon ride off into the sunset. His self-proclaimed legacy will be that he "saved the world in 2008" and then, as he was leaving, he "started The Fed down the road to taper and finish QE."

WHEN QE∞ continues and is eventually increased back to $85B and beyond, he'll be able to claim that it wasn't his fault. He'll claim that he had set The Fed on a neutral path. "It's that damn Summers or Yellen or whomever who's at fault". THEY are the ones who ruined the country with unlimited and infinite QE, not him.

Sep 11, 2013 - 11:21am

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