The U.S. dollar is the big bully right now and what ever he says goes , but he is getting overweight to the point where he will need a wheelchair and then he  cant dictate to anyone . There  is a constant battle going to not let the price of  gold get out of hand and create a panic where everyones ETF paper holding in gold was cashed in at the same time for the real gold that doesnt exist yet just like Germanys gold in fort Knox that is probably leased out. How can you buy and sell something that doesnt exist  unless you use money that doesnt really exist  , so the real price of gold should be a lot higher . We live in a cyber world that is controlled by computers with a few gurus pressing the right buttons to gain their power and wealth. Gold is the equalizer  jmo