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The short heard ’round the world

Over the next few minutes, you’re going to learn something you should have already known, but almost certainly do not. You’re going to learn more about what really sparked the global financial meltdown. You’re going to learn that it was a criminal enterprise. You’re even going to learn who might have been responsible.

Mr. Norris, We're Here to Help

Floyd Norris of the New York Times has written a column about the SEC’s recently expired “emergency order” preventing naked short selling of 19 financial stocks. His argument is…Actually, I have no idea what Mr. Norris is trying to tell us.