Readers wondering about the "Oscar-Sierra" tone in this piece on Wednesday should read this FT entry.
To quote Alan Keyes (starting at 3:00 in this video):
We are claiming that a bankrupt government can save a bankrupt banking system. Explain to me how that happens, because I think that's impossible....
Suggest immediate completion of food, ammunition, and water purification stores.
None of it will go bad in storage.