This is what happens when you, in order….
- are a genius
- have a good idea
- turn your good idea into a series of bestselling books
- watch as your good idea is hijacked by crazy people and used to justify an unscrupulous agenda
- have to spend the rest of your life defending your idea by maligning all the people who point out that your idea was hijacked by lunatics
Well that’s fine, because a lot of us will “NEVER” buy another one of your books – no matter how much we might like your theories.
Oh, and here, in one cartoon, is the problem with Taleb’s silly logic: