Ruhle Sucks Up to Waters: Regs Needed to Prevent Future GameStop Buys?
Back on February 18, MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle sucked up to Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) with a softball question about the GameStop stock price war, suggesting that perhaps it wasn’t fair for the average American to use a resource like r/wallstreetbets for stock trading information. Instead, like banks, she wondered if the little guy be regulated too.
Economists Slam NYT Propaganda That Dems Better for Econ Than GOP
Three economists lambasted a New York Times op-ed claiming that the Democratic Party is better for the economy than the GOP.
Facebook Bans Robinhood Trade Group, Later Restores: Reuters
A group called Robinhood Stock Traders lost out to the sheriff — in this case, Facebook. The social media site removed the group from the platform and later restored it without explanation, according to Reuters.
The group is similar to those on other social media sites, like Reddit, that have helped foment chaos in the stock market for wealthy hedge funds.
ENOUGH: WSJ Compares Reddit Investor ‘Cult’ to Capitol Hill Rioters
The media want to compare Reddit investors who outsmarted Wall Street hedge funds to the Capitol Hill rioters.
NYT Takes Financial Elite Side in GameStop Ruckus: 'Greed and Boredom'
A front-page report in Thursday’s New York Times on the GameStop stock-shorting controversy caught a lot of flock from every political stripe for its condescending word choice and apparent sympathy for hedge traders over the small individual investors who have pushed the video game retailer’s stock price to dizzying heights. Their contemptuous coverage is garnering some fierce…
Charles Payne: ‘Should Be Illegal’ for Robinhood to Change Rules
Fox Business host Charles Payne was livid over trading restrictions placed on super-popular stocks. The Robinhood trading app had restricted transactions on certain securities, following the GameStop stock surge that sent its price soaring and Wall Street reeling.
CNN’s Chris Cillizza Tried Blaming ‘Trumpism’ for GameStop Stock Surge
CNN’s Editor-at-Large Chris Cillizza was so obsessed with former President Donald Trump that he tried to blame him for an unrelated GameStop stock short squeeze caused by Reddit users.
Bloomberg TV Guest Compares GameStop Stock Surge to Capitol Hill Riot
GameStop dominated Wall Street in an odd financial tug-of-war. Investors on Reddit bought up the stock after big hedge funds had sold the stock short, essentially betting it would go down.
Twitter, Facebook Lose $51.2B Combined in Market Value after Trump Ban
There’s a high price to pay for banning President Donald Trump from social media platforms, and both Twitter and Facebook are feeling the massive bite out of their wallets for doing just that.
NBC Historian Beschloss: Maybe Trump Used Twitter To Get 'Kickbacks'
On Ari Melber's MSNBC show, "NBC News presidential historian" Michael Beschloss, speaking of Twitter permanently banning President Trump, says: "It's been an enormous weapon for him which he's abused, and abused, and abused. And the problem is two things. Number one, Twitter is instant. So, of he wants to have a sudden impact on people, or to move the stock market: maybe he's got friends who…
Clown: Paul Krugman Celebrates Pandemic Year as ‘Year Reaganism Died’
Leave it to the New York Times blowhard economist Paul Krugman to exploit the pandemic and dance on the imaginary grave on one of his oldest foes: Reaganism.
The Big Three Stooges Censored Historic S&P 500 Close Above 3,700
It’s as if the ABC, CBS and NBC evening news shows have a vendetta against informing viewers about any historic news coming out of the stock market during President Donald Trump’s presidency.
John Stossel Column: Investment Con
Want to make money and help the world, too? Wall Street says you can! If you invest in "socially responsible" funds, say big investment funds like BlackRock, Parnassus, TIAA-CREF, etc., then they'll do good things for the world, and your retirement funds will grow. These funds obsess about what they call Environmental, Social and Governance factors. For example, Parnassus says it picks…