Nassim Taleb recently spoke at an [email protected] event. Love him or hate him, get used to him! Taleb will be in the media for the next few weeks promoting his new book, Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder. The speech by Taleb lasts approximately 55 minutes and Taleb focuses on the theme of his new books, and the concepts it contains. The full video of the presentation is embedded below:
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@nntaleb Can i ask u a personal q? Why dont u follow any1 on twitter?
— Jacob Wolinsky (@JacobWolinsky) December 28, 2012
@jacobwolinsky Because people get upset when I don’t follow them yet follow someone else. And FB is my forum.
— Nassim N. Taleb (@nntaleb) December 28, 2012
H/T Farnam Street