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Subject:  Re: My friend the jeweler called me Date:  7/10/2013  11:30 AM
Author:  joelxwil Number:  428352 of 459762

Gold is really not good for much. Its main appeal is based on its monetary uses. That is to say, its value, like that of paper currency, is based on faith.

Well, I spent a long time in divinity school, and learned not to depend on faith for anything.
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