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Monthly Archives: February 2016

Saudi Barbaria, Stop-Loss, Olof Palme | Twitter

@nntaleb Saudi Barbaria will soon be bankrupt:its citizens will dress the same as everyone else &they will take orders from W https://twitter.com/Brian_Whit/status/703843602384859136   Permalink 11:07 AM – 28 Feb 2016 @GMWatch Difference between #Bernie and #Shillary pic.twitter.com/x57JarRiT3 Permalink 10:17 AM – 28 Feb 2016 @nntaleb The minute you have a stop-loss, the statistical properties of […]

Real World Risk Certificate, Borjana, Zari, Markowicz, Stoyan Stoyanov, Kolmogorov-Smirnov, Apple pen | Twitter

@nntaleb As if the rebels never killed civilians? What are you drinking? @janinedigi Permalink 3:34 PM – 26 Feb 2016 @LieraMarco “When you remove religion, people start believing in all kinds of bullshit, such as economics” @nntaleb #RWRI Permalink 12:34 PM – 26 Feb 2016 @nntaleb OK I just bought the Apple pen (and the […]

Umberto Eco , Squid Ink, Berbers, Liar Kevin, Think Tanks, Real World Risk Institute | Twitter

@nntaleb First lecture pic.twitter.com/u5PP46DYBv Permalink 11:24 AM – 22 Feb 2016 @nntaleb RWRI risk first lecture pic.twitter.com/HjTfO4ri0l Permalink 11:22 AM – 22 Feb 2016 @nntaleb Real World Risk Institute first seminar, Robert Frey lecturing on cellular automata pic.twitter.com/gRyWapLjCi Permalink 11:21 AM – 22 Feb 2016 @GMWatch Tell Senator Roberts & #Monsanto where to shove the […]

Umberto Eco, Yiddish Proverbs, Citi, John Gray, Popper, Hayek, Bryan Appleyard, Flaneuring | Twitter

@nntaleb RIP, Umberto Eco Ad vitam aeternam Permalink 4:09 PM – 19 Feb 2016 @nntaleb The reason we decided to not respond to this idiot. @nickgillespie pic.twitter.com/h4eIZfvpid Permalink 2:45 PM – 19 Feb 2016 @nntaleb The Qatari/Saudi-funded BS promoted by Obamistic bureaucrats we hear about the Syrian opposition: http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2016/02/18/the-media-are-misleading-public-syria/8YB75otYirPzUCnlwaVtcK/story.html   Permalink 1:27 PM – 19 […]

GMO Alarmist Nassim Taleb Backs Out of Debate. I Refute Him Anyway | Reason.com

The reason we decided to not respond to this idiot.@nickgillespie pic.twitter.com/h4eIZfvpid — NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) February 19, 2016 Biotech Crops and the Alleged Risk of Human Extinction Taleb and his colleagues want to impose their supposedly non-naive version of the precautionary principle to forestall activities when “consequences can involve total irreversible ruin, such as the extinction […]