Opportunity Cost: Silver, Bitcoin

Opportunity Cost: Silver, Bitcoin Let’s say that at $49 you had 1,000 ounces of silver.  And you kept it. You’d have 1,000 ounces of silver, valued in USD denominated terms at $27,500. Now, let’s say that anytime between then and now, you moved just half of that silver into Bitcoin. Let’s look at your silver, now, as insurance on your liquid funds via the bitcoin protocol. That 500 ounces of … Read More →

Bitcoin, The Hive & Spontaneous Order

An important question when pondering Bitcoin’s place in the world is this: is it a phenomenon of the hive or spontaneous order? Was it given by modern day philosopher-kings or did it rip through the cracks in the “boot stamping on human face forever” as an alternative to submission? First things first, let’s learn more about the hive and spontaneous order. Smart phones and social media have created the next … Read More →

Guest Post: Bitcoin: The New World’s Orders Plot For a One World Currency?

[Editor’s Note: The following post is by TDV Researcher, Justin O’Connell] As a general rule, if anything is covered en masse by the mainstream media, then I tend to believe that which I am watching is actually one long promotional spot. The same could potentially be said for Bitcoin as over the past months its popularity has grown so much that “anarcho-capitalist…Libertarian…Freedom Fighter against mankind’s two biggest enemies, the State … Read More →

Currency Wars Ramp Up As BRIC Propose Global Fund a la IMF, World Bank

The IMF and World Bank sit across the street from each other, facing each other, in Washington DC.  They were set up as institutions of the Bretton Woods Monetary System which ended in August 1971. These institutions have taken taxpayer money from western countries like the US and UK, to restructure so-called Third World countries. Along the way, the former First World has grown to be more like the Third … Read More →

Cyprus Government Stealing Depositors Money for New Brand of Austerity

  With the world watching the new brand of banking austerity taking place in the tiny island of Cyprus many will not see the United States’ own version of austerity. The Senate on Friday voted for what has been called the “Amazon tax” which allows states to tax businesses outside of their borders. The tax received very strong bi-partisan support in a congress not known to work well together. While … Read More →

Sorry, But Maybe You’re An Idiot: Bloomberg Says Bitcoin Is Not A Currency

Bloomberg reports today that Bitcoin is not currency. There is nothing wrong with this assertion, other than the reasons submitted where fore are based on the baseless. But, before all that, I’d like to say that, no, Bitcoin is not just a currency. Bitcoin is not merely money. Bitcoin is something totally beyond the scope of monetary history. For 7000 years since the official discovery of silver, man’s monetary exchanges … Read More →

Cyprus Steals Bank Depositers Money. Not if You Have Gold Silver Bitcoin

Citizens of Cyprus, known as Cypriots, are finding out that their duly elected representatives have now sanctioned theft of their private bank accounts. President Nicos Anastasiades first proposed the wealth confiscation this last Friday. Under his plan, parliament would levy a 6.75 % tax from all bank deposits of 100,000 Euro or less and 9.9% on bank deposits of more than 100,000 euro. “The solution taken may be painful, but … Read More →

The Intrinsic Value of Bitcoin.

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Bitcoin has gone parabolic in the Headlines.  Perhaps it is because of Bitcoins recent rise of over 200% percent since September of 2011. To be honest Bitcoin has not gotten the credit that it deserves. Among the Old Guard of the sound money champions, the biggest point of contention that they have with Bitcoin is that it has no “intrinsic value”.

Gold, Silver, Stock Market Disinterest Helps Bitcoin

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The markets are in the midst of what will be remembered as a renaissance from paper-crack gamblers, especially the variety who only made money when the indexes, like the DOW, were up day-in and day-out. And they have been. If you are a devout paper addict, you’ve been doing great for the past month. Yet, despite the all-time highs and record winning streaks, people aren’t interested in the stock market. … Read More →

Global Political Awakening & Bitcoin

 For the first time in human history almost all of humanity is politically activated, politically conscious and politically interactive… The resulting global political activism is generating a surge in the quest for personal dignity, cultural respect and economic opportunity in a world painfully scarred by memories of centuries-long alien colonial or imperial domination… The worldwide yearning for human dignity is the central challenge inherent in the phenomenon of global political … Read More →

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