CNBC is incredulous at Rickards' interest in metals price suppression

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5:48p ET Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold (and Silver):

CNBC's "Squawk Box" program this morning reacted incredulously to the interest of its guest, James Rickards, senior managing director of market intelligence for Virginia-based consultant Omnis Inc., in suppression of precious metals prices. Rickards was asked to explain what he had said on the subject in a recent interview, that interview having been given to Eric King of King World News and broadcast at the KWN Internet site on May 1:

http://www.kingworldnews.com/kingworldnews/Broadcast/Entries/2010/5/1_Ji...

The CNBC segment with Rickards is 6 minutes long and the exchange about precious metals price suppression begins at 3:30. You can find it at the CNBC Internet site here:

http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232?video=1485831315&play=1

Congratulations to King World News for beginning to set the agenda for the broadcast media that consider themselves respectable but are, as always, actually clueless.

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.



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