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Thread: Should congress or the Federal reserve set monetary policy

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    Re: Should congress or the Federal reserve set monetary policy

    Quote Originally Posted by samsmart View Post
    No. Gold-backed currency can be manipulated. By gold speculators.
    Not really a concern, though I was talking about congressional manipulators. There is never a perfect currency solution.
    "I have never understood why it is "greed" to want to keep the money you have earned but not greed to want to take somebody else's money." -Thomas Sowell

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    Re: Should congress or the Federal reserve set monetary policy

    Quote Originally Posted by Bigfoot 88 View Post
    Not really a concern, though I was talking about congressional manipulators. There is never a perfect currency solution.
    But if we are going to have manipulators I would rather they be manipulators I vote for rather than those I don't.
    Also, we need to legalize recreational drugs and prostitution.

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