by Bill Bonner
Duped and Distorted
DUBLIN – When you start thinking about what money is and how it works, you face isolation, shunning, and possible incarceration. The subject is so slippery – like a bead of mercury on a granite countertop – you become frustrated… and then… maniacal.
[…] You begin talking to yourself, because no one else will listen to you. If you are not careful, you may be locked up among the criminally insane.
We’ve been thinking about money for the last couple of months. It has become our favorite subject. That is why people edge away from us at parties. Our family finds novel ways to change the subject.
“Whoa… sorry to interrupt, Dad… but isn’t that a flying saucer?”