The only thing that makes me want to buy a little stock here is that everyone is so negative. I can't find a soul who likes this market.

As for me, I like old tech plenty.

Intel

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, well why don't they just slaughter the darn thing over a penny?.

Cisco

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? Give me a break. So it is not cheap. It has never been cheap. Does somebody really have a problem with

Corning Glass

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or with the fiber or wireless stories?

So we buy a round of fives (5,000) just because it is so negative, I know it can't be right. Maybe we can't go back to where we were before last week's crash, or even to Tuesday's high, but stocks down two or three or four that I like --

Nortel

(NT)

for instance -- get bought here, not sold.

I just wish the drugs would come in. Those are for buying, too.

James J. Cramer is manager of a hedge fund and co-founder of TheStreet.com. At time of publication, his fund was long Cisco, Corning Glass, Intel and Nortel. His fund often buys and sells securities that are the subject of his columns, both before and after the columns are published, and the positions that his fund takes may change at any time. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Cramer's writings provide insights into the dynamics of money management and are not a solicitation for transactions. While he cannot provide investment advice or recommendations, he invites you to comment on his column at

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