Well, he didn't say that exactly, but in so many words. He thinks an economic forecast by Goldman economist Jan Hatzius is unreasonably pessimistic, and suggests that .."his document was mostly about selling fear. " and that the intent of the report was to support and promote the firm's overall bearish view on the market. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/02/business/02every.html?_r=1&oref=slogin Pretty aggressive public criticism of Goldman. They might put out a contract on him.