Mediocristan vs Extremistan

How to thrive and survive in an unpredictable world

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Probably you haven’t realized yet but you have been living in two parallel worlds.

As Nassim Taleb explains in his books, one of them is predictable, average and normal. The probabilities of events happening are easy to compute and their impact is low. This one is called Mediocristan.