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Praetorianus October 19th, 2013 1:26pm

Late cynical Austrian historian Fernau suggested the United States should change the motto "in God we trust" to "in GOLD we trust". Would you say so?

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cowboy Doors of Perception
10/20/13 5:26 am

If the dollar was still backed by gold, that would make more sense.

MisterE Conservistan
10/19/13 8:39 pm

No, we are no longer on the gold standard.

impetus ok who knows the way out
10/19/13 4:36 pm

It appears where our country has moved but I don't think it is wise as a country to separate from God in any more than we have. I think even small reminders can be the greatest guidance back.

impetus ok who knows the way out
10/19/13 4:38 pm

Great questions - always love them and they always ask us to search ourselves and our culture. Thank you

FemmeAdamWest in the Tardis library
10/19/13 9:44 am

For me it fits better then god but I still wouldn't agree with it.

10/19/13 6:43 am

We can't change to in gold we trust because there isn't enough to pay our national debt. I don't like in god we trust either because not everyone believes in god.

Praetorianus Fair enough.
10/19/13 6:28 am

I hope not. Besides, what I think about Fernau isn't fit to write here ;)

Praetorianus Fair enough.
10/19/13 6:39 am

Btw, he was a staunch socialist.