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‘Recession Man’: Burry’s Tweets Resonate With Traders Worried About a Downturn

Investor famous for betting against the housing market has become a cult figure on social media for his dire predictions. 

With markets in turmoil and a recession looming, anxious investors are scouring tweets from Michael Burry, who is best known for his bet against the housing market before the financial crisis.

Burry is a somewhat unlikely Twitter star. But his cryptic tweets, which disappear from his account at some point after they’re published, have captivated worried traders looking for guidance in an uncertain and rapidly changing investment world.