Monday Links: Gold Prices Up

Precious Metals

Colo. bill would legalize gold, silver currency (CBS News)

Central Bankers Rub Gold Bugs the Right Way (WSJ)

Felix Zulauf: Why You Need to Own Physical Gold (Financial Sense)

Why This Gold Bull Market Is Nothing Like Past Bull Markets (Business Insider)

World

BRICs no less vulnerable to global risks (Reuters)

Economy

Is It Time to Start Worrying About Inflation Again? (Time)

Schedule for Week of February 19th (Calculated Risk)

Friday links: Billionaire Paulson Says Buy

Quote of the Week: “By the time inflation becomes evident, gold will probably have moved, which implies that now is the time to build a position in gold,” John Paulson

Precious Metals

Behind Central Banks’ Gold Buying (The Street)

Gold Bulls Expand as Paulson Says Buy (Bloomberg)

Archaeologists strike gold in quest to find Queen of Sheba’s wealth (Guardian.Co.UK)

Markets

Record $6 Trillion of Fake U.S. Bonds Seized (Bloomberg)

Could Twitter predict the stock market? (Reuters)

Cashin: Here’s The Real Risk If Greece Defaults (WSJ)

Economy

Inflation heats up on gasoline prices (Reuters)

January CPI Comes In Tame At 0.2% Headline, 0.2% Core (BusinessInsider)