Notes, thoughts and writings (sometimes short and sometimes not, usually factually accurate but sometimes indulged) about my pursuits of life, liberty and happiness.
26 September 2013
"Fooled by Randomness" by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Taleb takes us on a journey through life (with a money market focus) and points out a variety of situations and events that we attribute, incorrectly, to skill. Instead, much of what we chaulk to patterns is actually random noise with no real pattern.