Subject: SEC Response - File HO1329330 S7-08-09

May 4, 2009

Chairman Schapiro,

Please restore faith back into Wall Street for individual investors by restoring the 70 yr. old uptick rule. And stop the naked shorting.

Who cares if someone made a mistake by getting rid of the old rule.

Do what's right. And what's right for the capitial markets.

-David Smith
Sr. Software Engineer
San Diego, CA