Did you see silver jump almost 6% yesterday? Apmex - silver YTD:
And then there is this news from yesterday:
Washington Examiner: National debt jumps nearly $100 billion in one day to record high
Total government debt hit a record $19.38 trillion on Thursday, up nearly $98 billion from the day before. It's the first time it has ever exceeded $19.3 trillion.Or this, from yesterday:
The debt will soar higher still in the coming months, and is expected to approach $20 trillion by the time President Obama leaves office.
ABC: US Has Another Close Call With Russian Ship in the Mediterranean