I believed that stuff we were taught in high school back in the days before "Social Studies" supplanted history, geography and civics.
I really don't want to talk only about political things. I really want merely to be left alone to follow my own way.
Please note that each one of these is still worth more than than the four gallons of gasoline that it or the paper dollar that it was exchangable for were worth in 1964*. Can your greenback say the same?
*Bullion value only -- has been hovering at more than five times a gallon of gasoline during July, 2008.