"To suggest that the removal of this rule is causing the markets to go
down is to loudly announce ‘I don’t understand the credit crisis, and I
am incapable of ever understanding it.’"
-Jim Bianco, WSJ
The article specifically mentioned Mario Gabelli, Martin J. Whitman, and Jim Cramer as opposing the elimination of the Uptick rule.
Blame Game: The ‘Uptick’ Rule Debate
WSJ, April 1, 2008