The internet will never let reality get in the way of a chance to make fun of the Mets.
There is hope from the Amazin’ haters that new owner Steve Cohen’s involvement in the GameStop stock debacle will lead to him becoming the next Wilpons.
“I’m not feeling the love on this site today . Trading is a tough game. Don’t you think?” Cohen wrote on Twitter on Thursday as vitriol grows with trading on GameStop being restricted by certain brokers.
Cohen does have a substantial amount of exposure, with his hedge fund, Point72 Asset Management, down more than 10 percent since the start of the year.
However, with Cohen’s net worth estimated at $14.6 billion, there is little chance his investment will affect what he plans on spending on the Mets.
Cohen told one concerned Mets fan, “Why would one have anything to do with the other?”
The internet has a different opinion: