advice for the day

“Do not listen to economic forecasters or to predictors in social science (they are mere entertainers).”

I think a part of me has always wanted to be an entertainer (harking back to those juggling shows I did in Mexico in 1994); maybe I should get into forecasting.

-from Taleb’s often insightful but woefully underedited diatribe The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbably, p203

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