Jim Cramer now suspicious of “financial terrorists”

Apocalyptic forebodings (or maybe a tinfoil hat alert) from Jim Cramer at

It almost feels like financial terrorism. It feels like we are in a moment where there are institutions that are willing the destruction of our banks, institutions that want the nation’s financial system to fail.


I have no evidence of any of this

But you’ll say it anyway. Perhaps short sellers should be flogged as a preventative measure?

I literally am searching for a reason why this is all happening

Hmmm. Could years of a deliberate lack of regulation from D.C. combined with overweening greed on the part of investment bankers and insane amounts of leverage have anything to do with it?

One Response to Jim Cramer now suspicious of “financial terrorists”

  1. Sue Thu, Sep 18, 2008 at 5:47 pm #

    Jim J. Cramer is to the nation’s Financial System as Jimmy L. Swaggart is to Christianity. (Different God, however.)