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gold bug

leads to finding of Captain Kidd’s buried treasure. [Am. Lit.: Poe “The Gold Bug”]
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Goldbugs in Dubai, like central bankers in Washington, must become "data dependent" to avoid a cash hemorrhage in gold.
Goldbugs are not always gold; in fact, they can change color at will by adjusting the moisture between the layers of their wings
Goldbugs are coming out of the woodworks predicting a worldwide transition to the gold standard and the end of fiat paper money.
Her boyfriend Jamie Hince has asked new group Rosie and The Goldbug to support his band The Kills on their Australian tour next month.
WHAT a week it's been in Liverpool - the EMAs being held here created a fantastic buzz in the city but my partying began on Monday night when I went to see a fantastic band called Rosie & the Goldbug in Korova.
Within the scope of five stories--"The Murders in the Rue Morgue," "The Mystery of Marie Roget," "The Purloined Letter," "The GoldBug," and "Thou Art the Man" (Dupin appears in the first three)--all the conventions of the formal detective story take shape.
The theme was even a chart hit - it was sampled by Goldbug in 1995 for their single Whole Lotta Love and reached No 2.
Some faves include: Bear Creek Hot Springs, an overnight trek near the Palisades Reservoir (near Idaho Falls); a string of gorgeous pools in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness (near Stanley); Goldbug Hot Springs, where you can soak under a hot waterfall near a desert canyon (near Salmon); and Sacajawea Hot Springs (a 5,000-foot elevation spot on the edge of the South Fork of the Payette River), where you'll have to cross-country ski to get in over the winter but it'll be so worth it.
Under that agreement, Barrick received the land corridor running between Betze-Post and Meikle; including what Newmont had been calling the Goldbug deposit, with reserves containing 1.
6 million ounces of gold in 2014 and I expect gold prices to go lower as even the most dim-witted goldbug has now concluded that gold is no hedge against geopolitical risk, inflation, deflation or Bugs Bunny/Santa Claus.