Posts Tagged: Nassim Taleb

The Case Against Saying Anything At All

What if academics followed the new model of @nfergus and @nntaleb and got paid based on #controversy and #engagement?

— Prof. Jeff H Jarvis (@ProfJeffJarvis) August 12, 2014

@ProfJeffJarvis is a long-running parody account that pokes fun at media pundit Jeff Jarvis, and the broader FUTURE OF MEDIA conversation online.

@lynnlayman @ProfJeffJarvis Thanks Lynn, "prof" Jarvis commits 3 fallacies, implies shouting truth => seeking controversy, not byproduct.

— Nassim N. Taleb ن (@nntaleb) August 12, 2014

Nassim Taleb is a philosopher, statistician, and public intellectual.