Savant Idiots

I had to make a note of this so I won't forget it, from an investment banker called Mike Thomas (see: http://www.forbes.com/2008/10/24/alan-greenspan-idiot-oped-cx_mt_1024thomas.html)

The savant idiot, as opposed to the idiot savant. "The idiot savant produces substance out of apparent ignorance; the savant idiot produces ignorance from apparent substance." You could throw most economists and financial planners into that category.

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