If China acts to save it's investment because of concerns over our ability to repay the huge sum of money we owe them...the house of cards will come tumbling down. This is a national security issue! The loaner has power over the debtor! With the printing presses running to pay for the trillion dollar bailout...our devalued dollar is becoming less and less attractive to foreign investment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/14/busin ... .html?_r=2