You can make a lot of money just doing the opposite of what NPR says.
This is a manipulated gold selloff so the bad guys can buy up gold on the cheap, it's going to go back up and a lot. Don't fall for it.
I could spend all day debunking NPR lies, like Robert Reich : 'The Social Security trust fund is solvent' (the trust fund was raided years ago, it's gone), or 'Where did this Austerity strategy come from?' (it's not a strategy, Greece, Italy, and Cyprus aren't choosing to be broke, they are broke)