Silver prices surged on Monday after hedge fund Citadel bought the metal. Alongside, news outlets including CNN, Business Insider, Bloomberg, and CNBC, posted articles claiming ’Reddit’ users moved the investment action from GameStop to silver. Reacting to this the Reddit group r/wallstreetbets posted a warning to readers: ’CNN BACK. OFF. This is a LIE.’ Citadel is a major investor in silver.