Will the Long Anticipated Global Financial Collapse Arrive in August 2017? 

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Are We in the Calm Before the Storm for PHYSICAL Gold and Silver Bullion? 

But It Won’t Matter…

Anybody who ignores the physical market will find that most of what happens in the paper market feels like an electric shock. Silver is now in a key buying area….

Did the Banksters Just Engineer A Flash Crash to Load Up Before the Big Move Begins?

I have been going to counseling for the better part of four years where my therapist is constantly prodding and pushing and pounding on me to “handle my emotions” such that I don’t “traumatize those around me,” so I nod and I smile and I generally embrace the idea of “modified behaviors” when all I really want to do is grab some banker by the throat and choke him.

At 4:01 AM EST, a paper gold nuclear bomb was detonated in the Comex Globex computer system.  This isn’t some trader’s “fat finger” accidentally overloading the sell button and pressing “sell.”
This is unadulterated BIS/ECB/BoE/Fed sponsored market intervention.
Here’s the reason that today was selected by the BIS et al to attack gold in the paper market in an effort to scare the crap out of the market:

We are officially in the first innings of a 2017 gold rush, as gold demand threatens to outstrip supply for the first time in decades…

As the United States continues to push towards a military conflict with Russia, there will likely be no real winner when the dust settles.  However, if we compare the these two superpowers in the current “gold market”, the Russians are the clear winners:

Predictably, after the gold price has been pushed down in the paper market by the western Central Banks – primarily the Federal Reserve – negative propaganda to outright fake news proliferates.
Gold’s luck has run out” the MSM informs us…

Doldrums term is very apt for gold’s summer predicament.  It describes a zone in the world’s oceans surrounding the equator.  There hot air is constantly rising, creating long-lived low-pressure areas.  They are often calm, with little or no prevailing winds.  History is full of accounts of sailing ships getting trapped in this zone for days or even weeks, unable to make any headway.  The doldrums were murder on ships’ morale.

“I’ve Never Sold An Ounce Of Gold Or Silver!”
You Might Be Downcast Regarding the Recent Price Action in Gold and Silver, But Billionaire Metals Aficionado Eric Sprott Isn’t: