In ten years our debt is more likely to be double than zero. Still find it hard to believe that foreign governments are letting us off the hook. Bernanke is printing money as fast as possible to buy our own debt which has worsened our economic future. Obama and Bernanke have devastated our children and grandchildren's future. Silver may go down in the short term, but as we lose more of our status as the World's reserve currency (China is already trading with other countries without converting to US dollars) inflation will kick in big time and precious metals will boom.