I just can not get over the frenzy over gold, tha acquisition, sale, and mininggold and silver bars of gold!  You have got to KNOW that this is the precursor for a NEW system, a shift into a gold backed financial system????  Just scan these articles and see if you can see the common thread!

The Portuguese Run Out Of Gold To Sell

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/portuguese-run-out-gold-sell

Gold CEO Departures Fastest In Decade On Stock

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-08-16/gold-ceo-departures-fastest-in-decade-on-stock.html

China National Gold considers big push into Africa

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/17/us-barrick-chinagold-africa-idUSBRE87G05N20120817

Think twice before jumping on gold’s bandwagon

http://stream.marketwatch.com/story/markets/SS-4-4/SS-4-9338/

South African police say they were forced to fire on striking miners, killing 34

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/southafrica/9481814/South-African-police-say-they-were-forced-to-fire-on-striking-miners-killing-34.html

Syrian Humanitarian Crisis – As Food, Fuel Prices Soar al-Assad Desperately Attempts To Get Gold

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/syrian-humanitarian-crisis-%E2%80%93-food-fuel-prices-soar-al-assad-desperately-attempts-get-gold

Gold & Continued Loss Of Confidence In The Financial System

http://kingworldnews.com/kingworldnews/KWN_DailyWeb/Entries/2012/8/17_Gold_%26_Continued_Loss_Of_Confidence_In_The_Financial_System.html