If you want a friend in Washington, buy a doge.
"What the voters want is snake oil. They want something that makes them feels good"
Is the financial system ready for massive retailers to accept a competing currency?
The Fed's easy money policy
Home purchases are traditionally made in American currency
When the dollar is a refuge, you're screwed
Because of better-than-expected economic data
Backup for when federal policy crushes the currency
Because it's no longer reliable