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Folta, GMOs, Friedman, Charlatans | Twitter







Shameful. Let us clean up science. This is not about smalltimer Folta but about corporate control of science. https://t.co/dhhF4jhjXU

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 5, 2015

FAA should manage GMOs https://t.co/pZDZI175T8

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 4, 2015

GMOs Facts and Fiction: a cheat sheet (Revised). (Added the “consensus” needed for plane safety.) pic.twitter.com/09SmfaK3ck

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 5, 2015

OK, OK, after 10 years, I take Tom Friedman out of the dog house. https://t.co/Vu3QJvtQND

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 4, 2015

No, I don’t *talk* about refugees. Why? Because I am housing 6 Syrian refugees in Lebanon. #Skininthegame.

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 3, 2015

A Wonderfully Simple Heuristic to Recognize Charlatans | Farnam Street https://t.co/c3cKhrqQsv via @farnamstreet

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 3, 2015

Folta, GMOs, Khaled Asaad, City State, Regression,








Before the Folta Affair, was debatable. Today it’s the public’s only protection. Why it’s OK to ‘snoop’ on scientists http://t.co/BgrTU3iNa1

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) August 21, 2015
The New Engl Jour of Medicine is truuuuuuuuuly independent. Great antiBS article: GMOs, Herbicides, and Public Health http://t.co/UhxESMWSE6

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) August 20, 2015
RIP, Khaled Asaad, man of honor. Beheaded by ISIS. Skin in the game to the end. http://t.co/wNklL7REQR

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) August 19, 2015
Mike Bloomberg uses our framework on fragility, governance, and advantage of municipal-based systems vs centralized https://t.co/gz2jUTMkzO

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) August 19, 2015
Regression Shmegression: How regression fails under Fat Tails. pic.twitter.com/S2FaUQolsQ

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) August 19, 2015
Think slowly, act quickly. [The only Latin proverb that translates better than original. “Deliberandum est quidquid statuendum est semel”.]

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) August 17, 2015
Gamble; but never gamble with the wrong dice.

— NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) August 14, 2015