Well, I say if, because we all thought we would be paying $5/gal for fuel oil this winter. All the elements are there for the
run up to happen again, except 1, money. The speculative investment dollars were pulled out to shore up balance sheets
because of the funny money. So in effect the market did work. Just not the way we had expected . As far as debt
goes, ya it blows. Considering that we are going into additional debt to bail out incompetent greed.
China is buying
our debt because it can and it is a good bet. What happens to them if we default? Ouch! Don't say it can not happen, countries default all the time. The continue to live......