Shorting…call me crazy, but

I have often stood mystified by the ways the financial industry has found to make money… some of which leave me breathless. Not to oversimplify, but do you often invest in the potential of your neighbor’s failure (with borrowed money, no less)?

Shorting has been suspended in 799 stocks because of our current crisis. I think it is time to make some ethical choices in our American communities about what we reinforce and what we avoid.