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Black Swan

Black Swan

Remembering Raven Thorogood III: The chimp that smoked Wall Street

The stock market has its heroes. Value seekers deify Warren Buffett for his stoicism, short sellers worship Nassim Taleb for his prophetic “black swan” theory, and daytrading bros unironically find comfort in Barstool Sports’ Dave Portnoy. But right now, let’s pay tribute to the animals that’ve smoked some of Wall Street‘s…
bubmag
September 11, 2020
Black Swan

Stanley Tucci To Lead AMC’s “La Fortuna”

Stanley Tucci is set to star in Oscar-winning “The Others” and “Babel” director Alejandro Amenabar’s first TV series “La Fortuna” which is being produced by both AMC and Movistar+. Based on Paco Roca and Guillermo Corral’s graphic novel “The Treasure Of The Black Swan,” the six-part event series follows Alex…
bubmag
July 29, 2020
Black Swan

Researchers develop a method for predicting unprecedented events

Credit: CC0 Public Domain A black swan event is a highly unlikely but massively consequential incident, such as the 2008 global recession and the loss of one-third of the world's saiga antelope in a matter of days in 2015. Challenging the quintessentially unpredictable nature of black swan events, bioengineers at…
bubmag
July 23, 2020