Motherfucker. I don't know why I read this shit:
Really? This sort of writing is what causes cynicism in the first place. I mean, look:
Haaardly a radical assessment? Please, fuck me gently with a chainsaw. But, you know, they used mooohdels:
Are you fucking serious? First of all, why the fuck do we need models to predict motherfucking present. It is quite clear to anyone without a motherfucking haaaaarvard degree that, well, shit, economy sort of sucks ass at this time. And, gentlemen, pay attention, the weener dude who penned this abomination is actually on WSJ or Dow Jones staff. Look, Taleb can be a bit of a hothead, but here is a super sane Arnold Kling describing the paper in question:
Cynic? I don't think so. And what makes me really puke le merde vert, is this sub-heading of this cunt of an editorial:
Betrayed by Washington and Wall Street, We Find It Hard To Accept Good News
GOOD NEWS?!!!!Hello, White House? Fuck you.