Baby Boomers: The dumbest generation? How did the housing bubble so quickly follow the tech bubble? Peter Thiel, the president of Clarium Capital Management, has one idea: “The Baby Boomers were America’s dumbest generation ever.” Or maybe not, he added. By Ragan StaffJan. 25, 2011 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.