Originally Posted by jgw
Nope, everybody just starves. Venezuela, for instance, has an inflation rate of 200,000 This means that their money is worth basically nothing.
Too bad they can't eat money!

Is it possible to back up money with real things of tangible value?

You never change things by fighting the existing reality.
To change something, build a new model that makes the old model obsolete.
R. Buckminster Fuller