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LOCALISM, Identity Politics, Banksy, Kashoggi, Berlin, Crying In Public, Boulder, Reputation, Popper, Minority Rule, Kasparov, Pinker, Ketogenesis | Twitter

Talking live with @nntaleb at @goBLOCKCON on Oct 11. We'll cover my favorite book of 2018, Skin in the Game, and weave in some crypto. — Naval (@naval) September 25, 2018 Where a 100% left wing crowd agreed with my message: + Localism, bottom-up+ Statism is rent seeking by insiders, academics, & cronies+ No enterprise […]

Jesse Norman, Hong Kong, Politics Under Complexity, Horrified, The New Yorker, McCain, Free Speech | Twitter

@nntaleb “Qui veut noyer son chien l’accuse de la rage”. Permalink 8:46 AM – 11 Sep 2018 @nntaleb When a dominant, functionally monopolist technology company removes post by XYZ claiming it “removed posts by XYZ a Fascist/Conspiracy-Theorist/Misogynist”, read: It *labeled* XYZ a “Fascist/Conspiracy Theorist/Misogynist” so it could silence him/her. #Stalinist old trick. Permalink 8:16 AM […]

REPLICATION CRISIS, Gabish, Monsanto, Donaldo, Saudi Barbaria, slaves, Nudge, trees, waiters | Twitter

@nntaleb Coincidentally… What he means by “Greek” literature is … things for intellectuals.   Permalink 3:10 PM – 29 Aug 2018 @nntaleb 4) People don’t realize the more severe problem is not absence of replication, rather the reduction of EFFECT for those that replicated. If you lower effect by ½, the odds of being […]

NYT, Osteocalcin, Lebanon, Reforestation, Bayesianistas | Twitter

Come see Nassim Nicholas Taleb and many other GREAT speakers at my Institute for Peace and Prosperity's "Media & War" conference on August 18th in Washington, DC! More info and tickets: — Ron Paul (@RonPaul) July 27, 2018 On the Shadow Moments of Apparently Infinite-Mean Phenomena Authors Nassim Nicholas Taleb & Pasquale Cirillo […]

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 […]