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Celibacy, Data, Inequality and Wealth, Kilkenomics

CELIBACY and SKIN IN THE GAME (Facebook) Imagine working for a corporation that produces secret harm to the collective, in hiding cancer-causing risk which kills the thousands but is not (yet) fully visible. You can alert the public, but would automatically lose your job and there is a gamble that the company’s evil scientists would […]

Kilkenomics, Ali Mohammed Al-Nimr, Statistics with Fat Tails, #FreeNimr | Twitter

https://twitter.com/nntaleb/status/647546182504464384 https://twitter.com/nntaleb/status/647409297719062528 https://twitter.com/nntaleb/status/647158386287640576 https://twitter.com/nntaleb/status/647036048091029504 Please do not remain silent. #AliMohammedAlNimr is to be executed within 24 hours #FreeNimr . Ask your gov to punish Saudi Arabia. — NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 25, 2015 Started a short book with @dottorpax on Doing Statistics with Fat Tails. pic.twitter.com/xc1YDObpxC — NassimNicholasTaleb (@nntaleb) September 25, 2015 King Abdullah Bin Abdul […]

Kilkenomics Festival – Ireland Saturday Nov 7 2015

http://www.kilkenomics.com Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015 Time: 19:45 – 21:00 pm Venue: St. Canice’s Cathedral Cost: €20 / Concessions €17 A massive coup for Kilkenomics, we’re delighted to present the very brilliant Nassim Taleb in the unique setting of Kilkenny’s 13th Century cathedral. If you have read Nassim’s work, you’ll know what we are talking […]