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by boglerdude
Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Interventionism versus non-interventionism
Replies: 39
Views: 596

Re: Interventionism versus non-interventionism

> I do know that the official explanations for the WTC building collapses, especially building 7, cannot possibly be true :O https://www.nist.gov/news-events/news/2008/11/nist-releases-final-wtc-7-investigation-report South Korea is thriving compared to North, so intervention worked there? Why the d...
by boglerdude
Sun Aug 05, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Reducing 25% Gold portion out of fear of its safe keeping?
Replies: 7
Views: 351

Re: Reducing 25% Gold portion out of fear of its safe keeping?

Texas just opened a depository https://www.texasbulliondepository.gov/ Do you have a mortgage? Thats big inflation protection 50% equity isnt crazy. See Golden Butterfly https://www.gyroscopicinvesting.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=7700 If youre concerned about Armageddon, have a few weeks of emergency ...
by boglerdude
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Harry on Bitcoin
Replies: 10
Views: 305

Re: Harry on Bitcoin

> if you had all the different types of currency as an option at the same time - in competition with each other We do? You can buy gold and crypto. Gresham's law "bad money drives out good"...people hoard gold and crypto and trade dollars. But I guess this experiment is underway with the competing c...
by boglerdude
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Interventionism versus non-interventionism
Replies: 39
Views: 596

Re: Interventionism versus non-interventionism

Should we have let N Korea (China's pit bull) take over S Korea

Also, would like to hear 'Nam stories...
by boglerdude
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Reducing 25% Gold portion out of fear of its safe keeping?
Replies: 7
Views: 351

Re: Reducing 25% Gold portion out of fear of its safe keeping?

Hold some yourself + maybe Perth Mint?

Im underweight gold because of real estate and a little bit of commodities.
by boglerdude
Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Harry on Bitcoin
Replies: 10
Views: 305

Re: Harry on Bitcoin

Whats the problem with the dollar? Just dont hold it, buy stocks n'bonds.
by boglerdude
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 398
Views: 67693

Re: Stock scream room

Or your ETF manager locks in a loss for you?

https://www.bogleheads.org/forum/viewto ... 6#p4037666
by boglerdude
Thu Aug 02, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Trump as tragicomedy
Replies: 434
Views: 31044

Re: Trump as tragicomedy

https://johnhcochrane.blogspot.com/2018/07/single-payer-sympathy.html From the comments "And one thing about the Canadian system: it is a big free rider on the inventions of others, mainly the American medical and pharma industry. Canada does not invent anything, does not produce any significant out...
by boglerdude
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Interventionism versus non-interventionism
Replies: 39
Views: 596

Re: Interventionism versus non-interventionism

> if the West changed its interventionist foreign policy to non-interventionism, that the West would run the risk of being overrun by the East Maybe. China is a dictatorship with a president-for-life. As a species, the goal is borders not being necessary because there's a global minimum standard of ...
by boglerdude
Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:52 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Trump as tragicomedy
Replies: 434
Views: 31044

Re: Trump as tragicomedy

I hear a lot of trash talked about the NHS, but they seem to take very good care of alcoholics. As in the documentary, Louis Theroux: Drinking To Oblivion
by boglerdude
Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:33 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Interventionism versus non-interventionism
Replies: 39
Views: 596

Re: Interventionism versus non-interventionism

And libertarians want open borders. I agree but that increases the need to stabilize the rest of the world to reduce refugees. Has western civilization (US & allies) removed more dictators than it has installed?