It does not look good for the US economy or for the various troubled financial institutions:
Washington Mutual just went down. Earlier this week Warren Buffett stepped up for GoldmanSachs:
Which financial institution is next?
This financial crisis presents an interesting dilemma for the voters in the upcoming presidential election and the various other elections being held in the USA at the same time.
Does the voter side with those who contributed to the mess or does the voter cast their lot with those who may not have the experience to resolve the mess?