a "position" to protect and while, perhaps, sane..he is a little biased.
"Naked" short sales is a redundant term. Short sales sare by their very nature "naked" and have been around since before my time.
They are were used as a hedge in a butterfly strategy, but they are also used (and have been) for speculaltion.
If someone wants to go after your company and they want to short sale it has always been an option. Remember if it goes the other way which was possible when the market or an indivdual stock could and would rally- then the option expires.
I'm guessing a lot of Conspiracy theorists are thinking that this is a new game in town and generally speaking the banks, the military, and the markets have all been not exactly abover board.
The apple pie, and God and Country while running somewhere in the background as the forground probably was just for the average Joe, and have never been applicable for the orgsand persons who would like an certain outcome.
It is the way of this world,
There is another way to look at all this self service at the cost of others...
Perhaps it was necessary to become so over bloated with fraud and intrigue until the next era
(which I am hoping is more a Steiner model) but whatever it is can have the space to be sheparding in
Remember, CZ at large, what you resist persists...
But the resistance may be necessary to make a break through in the next paradigm
Instead of thinking you are left out while the markets crumble around you, hold an idea that the next wave of government (One or Not) will be:
Fill in the blanks
Hold this above all other thoughts
Make a difference by not buying in to scare tactics and ads that create lack of