Economics and Investing:

T.L.S. suggested this interview: Greyerz – Gold Will React to the $120 Trillion of Additional Debt

Kurt T. sent this: Bernanke says gold standard wouldn’t solve problems. Statists will always oppose any measure that limits their ability to spend beyond what they tax.

Worried About $6 Gas Prices? Try $8

U.S. Treasuries: This Is The End?

Items from The Economatrix:

Gold Up On Central Bank Buying Talk But Outlook Weak

Meredith Whitney:  “Tidal Wave” Of Muni-Bond Defaults Still Coming

Central Banks Pounce On Falling Gold

Dire Finances Leave Detroit Stalled

US Stocks Decline as Energy Shares Drop on Profit Concern