Monthly Archives: November 2012

Another winner on Tuesday

I have a degree in Statistics (M.S., Stanford, 1976). I really enjoyed reading all of this.

Why Math is Like the Honey Badger: Nate Silver Ascendant

If ever there was an iron-clad case to be made for math literacy, it’s what happened over the last few weeks with the New York Times‘ star statistician Nate Silver and his 538 blog (named after the 538 votes in the electoral college).

Nate Silver does it again! Will pundits finally accept defeat?

For the practical implications: How Conservative Media Lost to the MSM and Failed the Rank and File

Also this Tweet:

Karl Rove forms new SuperPAC to run negative ads against “the scourge of math and statistics that’s ruining America”.