Quote Originally Posted by cjppjc View Post
Short gold?
Possibly, if you're a USD based investor. But, as I watched the AUD fall off a cliff in September - December '08, I was very pleased to have the bulk of my money in gold.

The mistake I made was not buy AUD, i.e. sell more gold, when gold hit an all time high in AUD terms in early '09.

The system is broken. Knowing how it'll play out is very difficult to predict. I believe that China will crash, eventually. After that, I have no idea.