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Dear CIGAs, Wrong financial targeting produces zero results after the first flush of glee and high fiving. Who is going to guarantee the Federal paper of bankrupt nations? After Lehman, what banks are going to have faith in the government guarantee of all and everything? You can make the public happy, but fellows, it is… Read more »

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Dear Jim, You said that FASB, under significant pressure, would trade away years of their long and well earned reputation this weekend by more than likely supporting value to maturity – another title for accounting bullshit. Will this change everything? Your friend, The Green Hornet Mr Dear Old (me not you) Friend, The value of… Read more »

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Dear Friends, According to news reports, the G7 on one weekend of mutual understanding will restructure the entire world monetary system and make the present consequences of more than one quadrillion one thousand one hundred forty-four trillion dollars of notional value rotten garbage go away. A few of the characteristics of the problem that will… Read more »

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Thoughts for the Day: The expectation for dramatic action by the G7 are extremely high. The options available to the G7 however are quite limited. The consequences of all the limited options available to the G7 will create a modern day worldwide Weimar Republic. The generally accepted theory that Europe will suffer worse than the… Read more »

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Dear Friends, Stay the course or jump directly into the fire! That’s the soundest advice I can give you in this highly volatile market period. I told you that you would see volatility in gold beyond your wildest imagination. That statement usually went along with my warning that by margining anything gold you were putting… Read more »

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Jim Sinclair’s Commentary Merrill got 20 cents on the dollar. Lehman got less than 10 cents. Only numb-nuts can fluff that off. Attorneys are in a bull market among the financial specialists. What the OTC derivatives did not suck out of financial firms litigation will. Lehman debt auction gives clue to potential losses Friday October… Read more »

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Dear Friends, David Duval, the co-founder of jsmineset.com, an internationally-recognized mining author, writer and consultant/advisor, will be augmenting our complimentary coverage on this site with a minimum weekly column on minerals including precious metals such as gold and platinum along with the much-maligned base metals including copper and nickel. He will also comment on energy-related… Read more »

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Dear Friends, Gold is about to VAULT UP. I am reliably informed that the paper versus bullion gold war is lost by paper gold at a $930 close. Gold will vault to slightly under $1000 then get pushed back, but not much at all. Directly after that we are off to $1200. A Bank Holiday… Read more »