by Charles Hugh Smith
Of Two Minds
Perhaps the aliens’ keen interest in Earth’s central bank magic and its potential for destruction results from a wager.
You’ve probably noticed the recent uptick in UFO sightings and video recordings from aircraft of the extraordinary flight paths of these unidentified objects.
Perhaps it’s not coincidence that UFO sightings are soaring at the same time as central banks pursue unprecedented monetary policies. Imagine having the power to destroy an entire planet’s economy with a weapon that leaves the inhabitants and physical structures intact but vaporizes all the money. This weapon would be a monetary neutron bomb that crippled the planet with intangible force, leaving everything tangible untouched.
As author Arthur C. Clarke famously observed, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic,” and perhaps the aliens are intrigued by Earth’s central bank magic. Consider Federal Reserve money-printing from the aliens’ perspective: