While Zamansky raises some great points about people in glass houses throwing stones (in this case, Blodget questioning the securities litigation lawyer about his transparency), I was struck by his assessment of Blodget. Yes, the former analyst is barred from ever working in the securities industry again because he was touting stocks he had dismissed as crap. But does that mean he’s wrong to have stepped back into the limelight as a blogger/journalist?
“Given his disgraced past, that takes real cajones,” Zamansky writes. Personally, I’m a believer in second acts … and Blodget seems to have done well in this one. What do you think?
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