Tom Usher commented or added the following:
The handwriting is on the wall. As I've been saying all along, Obama must clean economic house. He must do a massive full-employment, high-skills training project using Federal dollars paying Federal employees. He must also re-nationalize the US currency too and eliminate the national debt.
To Hell with plutocracy. To Hell with right-wing populism. We need the Original kind of Populism, not this duped heap of neocons pretending to be Tea Partiers.
People need to be able to eat and to live in decent housing, etc. It's right there for the asking. Just stop listening to the Banksters who control the gold.
Gold is NOT the answer, not even close.