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Monthly Archives: July 2018

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 […]

Pedophrasty, Bigoteering, and Other Modern Scams | Medium

Pedophrasty Definition: Argument involving children to prop up a rationalization and make the opponent look like an asshole, as people are defenseless and suspend all skepticism in front of suffering children: nobody has the heart to question the authenticity or source of the reporting. Often done with the aid of pictures. Pedophrasty, Bigoteering, and Other […]

Ergodicity, Immigration, Nudgers, Monsanto, Gold, Blue, Pedophrasty, Pinker, Harris | Twitter

#FF @CutTheKnotMath (Maestro Alex. Bogomolny) w/ whom just spent 3 h talking about Russian & NonRussian probability. — Nassim Nicholas Taleb (@nntaleb) June 22, 2018 @nntaleb Ergodicity part 2!   Permalink 2:12 PM – 1 Jul 2018 @nntaleb He got ergodicity.   Permalink 2:08 PM – 1 Jul 2018 @nntaleb Of course. […]