Profile

Scrapbook photo 1
Marcus West
1,326 followers|10,055 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos+1'sReviews

Stream

Marcus West

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
What a beautiful work. Such amazing Kultur
1
Add a comment...

Marcus West

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
So you filter the kefir into whey and cream cheese, and you use the cream cheese for the budwig? What device do you filter the kefir with?
1
Viet Nguyen Hoang's profile photo
 
Delecious
Add a comment...

Marcus West

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Well said Peter. Bitcoin has no core value. Only systemic value. If you had ALL the gold in existence, you'd be very rich. If you had every Bitcoin, you'd have zippo. 
In pure theoretical terms Peter is spot on.

Pragmatically speaking, people are hedging the gold suppression with cryptocurrencies. 

Peter is a multi-millionaire, he can afford to sit on his piles of precious metals.

People like us are being compressed by the market manipulators. We cannot hold our PM's indefinitely. Cryptos are a good hedge. 
1
Marcus West's profile photoServus Dei's profile photo
3 comments
 
+Marcus West I see. And I agree with the "moral dilemma" point.

If we get right down to it, an unscrupulous person could make money under almost any market conditions. Without moral accountability, one could most definitely profit from trading in Bitcoin. But then, one could also profit from trading in the current standard fiat currency as well.

However, when considering a hedge, I would point out that even if you aren't considering the ethics, if you're choosing to spend your wealth on something as a hedge you're always going to be better off with durable commodities than something like Bitcoin or other fiat currencies. It doesn't matter if you're spending a few thousand dollars on a hedge, or a few billion.

You mention that Schiff is able to sit on his precious metals, unlike those of us who have not attained his level of wealth. Well, sitting on it is exactly what you do with a hedge. That's the point of a hedge. You're not hedging if you're constantly trading, are you? So comparing Schiff sitting on gold, which, yes, may be deliberately depressed, to sitting on Bitcoin isn't really a valid comparison when discussing hedges is it? I mean, how long would you sit on a Bitcoin hedge? You can sit on your gold virtually indefinitely. That's what makes it such a great hedge. There's no rational argument to make for Bitcoin in comparison, is there? Maybe I'm missing something. Please, sincerely, fill me in if I am.
Add a comment...

Marcus West

Shared publicly  - 
1
Marcus West's profile photo
 
this will be the biggest viral video of all time
Add a comment...

Marcus West

Shared publicly  - 
 
http://www.marcuswest.me/

putting together  a new personal blog. ...really to document what I am doing codewise, and also just to communicate thoughts on various issues.

I am using Octopress + Site44 as my blogging platform, and it is pretty much perfect in my book...
1
Add a comment...
In their circles
2,385 people
Have them in circles
1,326 people
Leslie Burgess's profile photo
John Ortiz's profile photo
Ken McArthur's profile photo
Caroline Leah's profile photo
Orville Parker's profile photo
Larah Leigh Ritchie's profile photo
Divya Rawat's profile photo
Nick Dotcom's profile photo
Lorelle VanFossen's profile photo

Marcus West

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
The root is much nicer than powder (imo). Also I believe heat brings out the efficacy of the curcumin. So you can either boil the root in water for 20 mins, or cook it in a good oil. (e.g. with onion and galangal as a base for fried rice). Also a little black pepper activates the curcumin.
1
Dani Marie (grrlinthecurl)'s profile photo
 
Yes! Thank you for the good advice
Add a comment...

Marcus West

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

Marcus West

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Makes total sense so far
1
Add a comment...
People
In their circles
2,385 people
Have them in circles
1,326 people
Leslie Burgess's profile photo
John Ortiz's profile photo
Ken McArthur's profile photo
Caroline Leah's profile photo
Orville Parker's profile photo
Larah Leigh Ritchie's profile photo
Divya Rawat's profile photo
Nick Dotcom's profile photo
Lorelle VanFossen's profile photo
Basic Information
Looking for
Friends
Story
Tagline
A converted Technophobe, presently into code
Links
Other profiles
Contributor to
Marcus West's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Authorship - Webmaster Tools Help
www.google.com

We're listening. Based on feedback from authors and webmasters, we've simplified the process of linking your content to your profile inform

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) - Webmaster Tools Help
support.google.com

Check out our Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide! SEO is an acronym for "search engine optimization" or "search engine optimizer." Dec

Investors Should Celebrate 2010, But Be Cautious on 2011 | Jeb Handwerge...
www.financialsense.com

Month January is named after the Roman god Janus. He is depicted as having two faces. One looking back at the fading last hours of the old y

Lead Generation & Seo Services | Orange Whale Ltd
orangewhale.co.uk

Orange Whale Ltd are an Online Media Management & SEO Company. We generate high quality leads through SEO and various Online Media. 0117

Sprott Asset Management - Sprott Asset Management
sprott.com

Mutual Funds. Equity. Sprott All Cap Fund · Sprott Canadian Equity Fund · Sprott Energy Fund · Sprott Gold & Precious Minerals Fund · Sprott

Create an Online Copywriting Swipe FileCreate an Online Copywriting Swip...
www.stevescottsite.com

Creating a swipe file is a valuable tool for anyone who does online writing. Whether they are a copywriter, blogger or article writer. Swi

YouTube - Hey Ya by Outkast (Jazz cover)
www.youtube.com

Create AccountSign In. Home. BrowseUpload. Hey there, this is not a commercial interruption. You're using an outdated browser, which You

URL structure - Webmaster Tools Help
support.google.com

A site's URL structure should be as simple as possible. Consider organizing your content so that URLs are constructed logically and in a man

Wp Viral Attack! | tanyamorris.com Wp Viral Attack! | Tanya Morris
tanyamorris.com

RSS Feed. Skip to navigation; Skip to main content; Skip to secondary content; Skip to footer. tanyamorris.com. Tanya Morris. Sample Page. W

I'm the Superhero by Dominik Kvarda
500px.com

Photo portfolio of Dominik Kvarda on 500px.

Amsterdam Bikes by Raphaël Dupertuis
500px.com

I'm always impressed by the huge number of bikes in Dutch streets. A lot seem to be abandoned: they are dirty, rusty and have flat tires.

Top 10 Successful People who have FailedTop 10 Successful People who hav...
www.stevescottsite.com

Many successful people have failed. Working on an internet business can seem to be an exercise in futility at times. Take some heart by re

Really enjoyed dealing with CMC. Nice showroom, excellent customer service. Bought a Kia....what's not to like?
Public - 4 months ago
reviewed 4 months ago
Was told that we have the legal right (/democratic obligation) to put our views on fracking to the leader of the council, who has jurisdiction in the matter of whether fracking takes place in the county. I duly did so. Several months later I had received no reply to my questions, so I contacted the leader of the council asking for an update. I received no meaningful reply. Appalled by the lack of democracy in our political processes, and appalled by the lack of accountability of the council. Hopefully Crude stays at sub $50, so the lunatics pushing the shale madness don't get a foothold in my county, (or anywhere else for that matter).
• • •
Public - 4 months ago
reviewed 4 months ago
2 reviews
Map
Map
Map