Is Gold in Fort Knox Real? Ron Paul Wants to Know - CNBC
Giving legitimacy to an Internet conspiracy theory that the gold in Fort Knox is fake, the iconoclast Republican congressman from Texas has asked adminstration officials to audit the purity of the nation's 700,000 gold bars held in Fort Knox, according to an internal Treasury document obtained by CNBC.
And he is up on a stage with the other Republican Party presidential candidates. All he has to do is rent a copy of Goldfinger and he can see the gold for himself. Along with the fossilized skeleton of Oddjob.