Nassim Taleb Would've Trusted Raj Rajaratnam With The Keys To His House, Not His Fridge

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So you can imagine The Black Swan author's surprise to find out his b-school chum is an alleged insider trading specialist.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of The Black Swan, got a shock when he opened the newspaper last weekend and saw a picture of an old classmate from Wharton business school at the University of Pennsylvania.
"He was an extremely likeable fellow, chubby, a warm personality. If I had to give my keys to someone in case of getting locked out of the house, he'd be the kind of guy I'd go to."

"I thought: What is this guy doing with the FBI?" Mr Taleb said of Raj Rajaratnam, the Galleon Group hedge fund manager charged last week with alleged insider trading.

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