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The Tuesday Podcast: We Sold Gold

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The Tuesday Podcast: We Sold Gold

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The Tuesday Podcast: We Sold Gold

The Tuesday Podcast: We Sold Gold

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This is what our coin looked like — only it wasn't this big in real life. U.S. Mint hide caption

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Last fall, we embarked on our latest adventure in investment journalism: We bought a gold coin.

On today's show, we sell that coin, and find out whether we made or lost money (the question is more complicated than it sounds).

And we try to figure out whether we're in the middle of a gold bubble.

For more, see our series on gold and the meaning of money.

Subscribe to the podcast. Music: Motopony's "King Of Diamonds." Find us: Twitter/ Facebook.

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