Working for modern politicians, Jason wouldn't have had to steal much fleece to renew his fleet. A couple of the ram's nose hairs would probably cover a shiny new trireme.
Courtesy of AFP we learn that Ben and Barry and all their recent predecessors and current pals have pushed gold through $1,400 per ounce.
Making those who worked hard and saved their money look like a bunch of stupes. We're on a path to the day when lighting your smoke with a C-note will not be thought remarkable.
I think I'll keep hieing myself to the WalMart to invest a little more in value-added lead, copper, and zinc. Which are, of course, following gold up at $1.14, $3.96, and $1.13. respectively.