James Rickards

The Ice-Nine Lockdown

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of The Daily Reckoning. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. I am often asked, “Does Ice-Nine put gold at risk of lockdown or confiscation?” First, Ice-Nine is a phrase borrowed from author, Kurt Vonnegut. Vonnegut wrote a book in the early 1960s called Cat’s Cradle, and it’s…