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TECHNICAL INCERTO, Dawkins, Haass, Friedman, Zakaria, Alexander Bogomolny, GMOs, Ron Paul, Soccer | Twitter

So the TECHNICAL INCERTO is online: VOL1- The Statistical Consequences of Fat Tails VOL2- Convexity, Risk, and Fragility (in progress) — Nassim Nicholas Taleb (@nntaleb) July 19, 2018 @nntaleb talks with the @TheLikevillePod about why scale matters, why localism is better than globalism, why journalists get on his nerves, how intellectual-yet-idiots get us into […]

Russians, Old Arbat, Academics, Twitter, Sunstein, Friedman, The “LEFT”, Taxes, “irrationality”, Intolerance – Twitter

MockbaMany many Russians interested in Antikhtupkim and disorder…Was told there is no Russian recipe for squid ink. — NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) November 27, 2017 @nntaleb It is very dangerous for intelligent people to be paranoid. In The Black Swan, 11 years ago Permalink 5:48 PM – 29 Nov 2017 @nntaleb The Russian pathological fixation […]

Kasparov, Friedman, Pinker Boy, Idiot Journo, Gym Voting, Summers, Lindy Effect, Stiglitz, Parag Khanna, Michiko Kakutani, Obama | Twitter

@nntaleb Not just this idiot but MSM journos keeps calling “tyrant” a person who never ran a country. Minimum IQ required!   Permalink 4:51 PM – 14 Jan 2017 @nntaleb And Sorry, poor unassisted and courageous Yemen, I keep forgetting.   Permalink 4:45 PM – 14 Jan 2017 @nntaleb 6) Obama allowed bankers to have […]

Folta, GMOs, Friedman, Charlatans | Twitter

Shameful. Let us clean up science. This is not about smalltimer Folta but about corporate control of science. — NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 5, 2015 FAA should manage GMOs — NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 4, 2015 GMOs Facts and Fiction: a cheat sheet (Revised). (Added the "consensus" needed for plane safety.) — NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September […]

Nassim Taleb: Don’t Listen to Geithner or Krugman – Nicole Allan – Business – The Atlantic

Taleb took issue with Krugman’s support of deficit spending. “This transformation of private debt, with all the moral hazard it entails, into public debt is, number one, from a risk standpoint, bad,” he said. “And from an ethical standpoint, I find it …