"This above all: to thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man."Late last week I asked Jim Cramer for permission to write a column in response to what I would describe as an abusive and ad hominem attack on him, Cramer vs. Cramer: Will His Crazy Confession Destroy His Career? written in Slate.com on March 22 by former Merrill Lynch Internet analyst Henry Blodget. Though I did send a draft of today's column to him last evening, Jim gave me permission to respond to Blodget on my own terms. I give Jim credit for being willing to have me resurrect a story I am sure he is very angry about and wishes was never written. Nevertheless, he provided no input for today's opening missive nor was he given the opportunity by me to edit or make recommendations for this column.
-- William Shakespeare
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