Here is Michael Ruppert giving his analysis of what is happening to the global economy, as a result of the events of Japan. He is a person who should be taken seriously, and I personally have a lot of respect for his advice. His book 'Crossing the Rubicon', written in 2004, predicted the last several years of geopolitical events with remarkable clarity, including the destabilisation of Pakistan, the hunt for cheap oil, the CIA/drugs connections, etc.
What you will need:
..........the rest is luxury.