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Old 03-04-2010, 07:58 PM
 
Location: planet octupulous is nearing earths atmosphere
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Originally Posted by Tzaphkiel View Post
part of me thinks of how the greed for gold led to murder of ancient peoples
another part of me thinks of how the gold standard in finance keeps things in balance
and from there I go to the golden rule

greed , environmental destruction for trinkets.
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:27 PM
 
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Krugerrand, bullion, ounce, investment, leprechaun.

What can I say? I was at a clients today and he has a coin business. Guess what I was drooling over?

And no jewelry. I never wear it.
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:42 PM
 
Location: Maryland
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Nothing, but NOTHING feels as good as gold.
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:27 PM
 
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Gold really doesnt do anything for me. I know many people like gold jewelry but since I seldom to never wear jewelry (except for my silver locket), just doesnt attract my attention...unless someone is going all-force and doing bling-bling, then its a big turn-off.
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:37 PM
 
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lucky charms cereal
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Old 03-04-2010, 10:06 PM
 
Location: Out there somewhere...
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Gold is just another color to me. Now if you're talking $$, the color of green, that looks mighty good.
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Old 03-04-2010, 11:13 PM
 
Location: Hawaii
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karats
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Old 03-04-2010, 11:37 PM
 
Location: Pittsburgh--Home of the 6 time Super Bowl Champions!
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Gold is OUT. Platinum and Silver are IN! My new favorite look is silver and turquoise--looks great together. Not too long ago--sold all my gold jewelry (well most of it--I did keep a few pieces) to one of those "SELL YOUR GOLD BACK". I walked away with over $1400.00!!! I had a lot and most of it was 18 kt from Italy. So that's my take on gold--got rid of it--much prefer silver and platinum!
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Old 03-05-2010, 01:02 AM
 
Location: Southern California desert
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Not a fan of Gold. Nope...I am a silver kinda gal.
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Old 03-05-2010, 01:05 AM
 
Location: S.A., Texas ~ Pip Squeak supplier for Wash. D.C.~
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Looks really nice on a beautiful woman!!
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