For the first time, most members in the U.S. Congress are millionaires.
"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