''There is one overwhelming reason why the mainstream media ridicule gold as an investment and also gold as a monetary standard. To buy gold is to vote against the Federal Reserve System.
These days, we read that "gold is too high, so don't buy it." Did
even one of these supposed investment experts on gold publicly tell
people to buy gold when it was under $300? Of course not. Bill Bonner of
Agora Publishing did in 2000. I did in October of 2001, immediately