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Nassim Taleb: How To Make Goldman Sachs Obsolete

Video:  Black Swan Dr. Nassim Taleb speaks to students at JMU -- Sep. 24, 2010

The Taleb speech highlights are cut throughout the 3-minute clip.

Warren Buffett gets a verbal swat.  Goldman Sachs is the target, and it includes some interesting discussion of the relatively benign Silicon Valley tech bubble aftermath vs. the utter devastation created by the housing, securitization and derivatives bubble.

Inisde I've also included links to the best Taleb clips of all time, with Roubini, Hugh Hendry, kicking Bob Rubin's ass and several more.

  • "The unique solution to the system is de-financialization.  How do we create the right environment?  By weakening the banks rather than strengthening them.  What we need is a progressive transformation of bank debt into equity."



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This is kind of cool...i've never applied to be on this list but we are averaging almost 25,000 page views per day...which would put us squarely in 6th place for all econ/finance blogs...and we're gaining on #5 naked capitalism...
Sep 27, 2010 at 8:16 PM | Registered CommenterDailyBail
Great job DB.

Just imagine if you added some conservative salt to your liberal peppering.
Sep 27, 2010 at 8:49 PM | Unregistered CommenterZ
we are averaging almost 25,000 page views per day...which would put us squarely in 6th place for all econ/finance blogs...and we're gaining on #5 naked capitalism...
That's fantastic!
Sep 27, 2010 at 8:59 PM | Registered CommenterDr. Pitchfork
DB Looks like the hard work you and your contributers are doing is reaching a very large audience. Congratulations are in order. Keep up the great work, I don't know what I'd do without my daily Daily Bail fix.
Sep 28, 2010 at 1:05 AM | Unregistered CommenterSagebrush
thanks guys...and z...i guess you've missed the hundreds of negative stories i've written on democrats...balanced by hopefully an equal number of negative stories on republicans...
Sep 28, 2010 at 1:09 AM | Registered CommenterDailyBail
Congrats, might want to get on that list.
Sep 28, 2010 at 2:52 AM | Unregistered CommenterS. Gompers

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