Joe Weisenthal, who has penned many a screed against gold and who in the past admitted that he was wrong about gold, has come full circle and now owns gold in his portfolio. This is despite his recent apparent anti-gold standard view.
Gareth Brickman emails me:
Interesting to note paper money enthusiast Joe Wiesenthal's disclosure on Business Insider:
Disclosure: Joe's investments include various index funds, gold as well as individual positions in Apple, American Apparel, BP, Google, Johnson & Johnson, Kyocera, Nokia, Sanofi Steelcase, Posco, Omnivision, Berkshire Hathaway (a B share!), Smith & Wesson and AIG.