yea!!!!!paper money!!! "Fiat" is not just car folks, but the US ( global) monetary system may follow the old saw; Fix It Again Tony.... Nothing like placing the full faith and credit of our monetary system in the hands of politicians..... the relative values of the dollar vs. gold? 1971 1/35th, today? 1/750th. The supply of money has grown 12 times, previous to Bretton Woods II? Twice. [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRzr1QU6K1o]Nixon Ends Bretton Woods International Monetary System - YouTube[/ame] all, in all? ........just another brick in the Wall.