Blue Kryptonite and naked short selling
Within minutes of my introduction to the world of short selling hedge funds, I encountered the analogy that remains the best suited to describe the truth to which they subscribe: Bizarro World.
August 10, 2009
The Pendulum Swings
On balance, 2006 was a very dark time for the market reform movement, as every charge was followed by a blistering counter-charge, and every lunge answered by a quick parry.
August 5, 2009
With Media Absent, a Senator Reports the News
Last night, CNBC’s Jim Cramer interviewed Senator Ted Kaufman about the problem of abusive short selling.
May 5, 2009
SABEW Demands Ideological Purity, Membership Conducts Maoist “Self-Criticism” Ritual
I did not really have a burning desire to join SABEW. To steal a page from Groucho Marx, I wouldn't want to join any club that would have SABEW members as members.
May 2, 2009
Email Exposes Short Seller Plot to Destroy a Public Company
This is Part 3 of an ongoing series. Read Part 1 Read Part 2 A few years ago,…
February 17, 2009
The SEC Declares Emergency, and Joe Nocera Yammers On
Naked short selling and phantom stock causes the SEC to declare emergency; Joe Nocera and affiliated journalists continue to deny there is a problem.
July 15, 2008
A Scandal Unfolds, and the Media Mob Scampers
CNBC's Jim Cramer acknowledges that Patrick Byrne was right about naked short sellers
July 11, 2008
SABEW Meets DeepCapture
The Society of American Business Editors and Writers, SABEW, is the professional association for journalists who cover business.…
June 17, 2008
Herb Greenberg, The Worst Business Journalist in America, on the Conspiracy
Herb Green goes into a flop-sweat over his SEC subpoena.
May 24, 2008
Larry, Jim and I Get to Know Each Other – 2 Dec 2003
On December 2, 2003, I appeared on Kudlow & Cramer for the first time. Larry Kudlow and Jim…
May 24, 2008