Just some news links for you.
Dow soars 400 points in wild session
S&P's Chambers: 1-in-3 Chance of Further US Downgrade
Worst not over for banks. But it's not 2008
Kerry calls lower credit rating a ‘Tea Party downgrade’
S&P Executive Cites Obama's Characterization of U.S. Political System as 'Dysfunctional’
And it's also worth noting that England is plagued by mass riots, apparently. I hope it will not soon follow here at home....
Keep your eyes peeled and (as a friend of mine always says) your powder dry, friends. This isn't over.