Silver bulls, take heart. A devastating short cover is underway, even as gold reached multi-year lows this past week against $. (This is not an ad.)
Statistics in the linked article are no joke--and the investment community has already reached this conclusion. You are lucky if you have been able to obtain any liquid form of silver and own it free and clear. Very few people on earth (even American citizens) own anything in this department that can't be confiscated by a bankrupt US gov't.