thanks for the kind words! Bonds just didn't seem to have Septaper in the cards - can't pretend I knew it all along; but it turned out price was dropping some telling clues, as it usually does when we have the eyes to see/ears to hear.
Nothing concrete either way. In 2011 wobbled during the negotiations and political theater, but net-sold the agreement. That sequence has played out similarly thus far (including tonight's S&P futures drop), and if the 2009-2011 analog is going to play out, it will culminate over the next month: