Erik Buell has an interesting article in Forbes stating "I'm Placing My Bet On American Manufacturing."
In 10 years, we will look back and say this was our moment in time when we turned it around. The re-trenching--or in the case of the American auto industry, re-wrenching--brings us back to our roots. It lets us scrap our production lines and stand empty-handed in the garage or backyard, and start again. From this time of crisis, American manufacturing will be reborn.