I only see NNT a few times a year, but always there is excitement. Unfortunately, not always of the good kind. We were walking along Bishopsgate a few years ago when a couple of planes flew into the WTC. Our discussions had to be cut short since he was managing a hedge fund which had a lot of tail exposure...long, of course. Another time we were giving one of our famous training courses together when we almost had to evacuate the building...it was the 21 July failed bombings in London.
I thought my life was quite unusual but I can't compete! And he seems to get younger as he gets older, clearly this life is good for him. (And, yes, Nassim, you are even getting slimmer!)
Nassim Nicholas Taleb's The Black Swan is available from all good online bookshops, such as here.