Melman on Gold & Silver
August 2000 by Leonard MelmanBoy, do we ever live interesting times! What other conclusion can we come to when the only real excitement on the whole scene is a kids' book and a TV series about a bunch of people acting in a manner to make the word "weird" seem respectable!
After weeks, months, even years of eager anticipation, the New Millennium has dawned!
- Residents put on hold for frogs
- I’d like to buy a vowel please…
• A hot deal
• Backword logic punishes Seattle businesses...again
One of the results of the dynamic metals prices in recent years has been an enormous increase in mining activity throughout the industry and few places have been impacted as greatly as Northern Ontario, Canada.
South African gold miners are turning their anger towards Britain, charging that the sale of 25 tons of gold by the Bank of England has depressed gold prices and put them out of work.
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