Yo bug eyes, your argument is that silver isn't useful as a "flight to safety" it is worthless? And then you claim intellectual superiority? LOL, what a dumb (I use the term loosely) "argument". Have you considered other alternatives for buying silver? Maybe you've heard of industrial demand, inflation, jewelry, and so forth? Perhaps all the talk about financial storms is for the feeble-minded?
He is just baiting you. I have seen virtually the same post(by him) on other boards. God knows why. Its akin not liking a restaurant, and then sitting in front of it #$%$ about it, when you could just go and find a restaurant you like...which is what a normal human being would do.