Extra Credit, Thursday Edition
Geithner’s Pick for Deputy Withdraws From Consideration: Not just Annette Nazareth, but Caroline Atkinson too, reportedly. This is just too depressing for words.
Errors, Robustness, and the Fourth Quadrant: Nassim Taleb’s formal academic paper on how tail events can never be modeled.
Bank of America Says Bonus Disclosure Will Cause ‘Grave’ Harm: Yet somehow elicits no sympathy whatsoever.
Over the Hedge: Bethany McLean on the twilight of the hedge funds.
Allen Stanford – The Bathroom Tile! Wherein he looks very much like Hitler.
Jimmy Cayne: Tim Geithner Is A Gay Office Clerk: Yes, Jimmy Cayne really is an on-the-record homophobe.
Reprinted from Portfolio.com