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Finding the Golden Nugget – The Signal and the Noise, Nate Silver

Nate Silver has precipitated the biggest shift to American politics since Donald Rumsfeld spelt out the difference between known knows and unknown knowns.  His statistical analysis of the us elections, broadcast to the world via his New York Times-backed blog fivethirtyeight.com, … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Great Anglo-American Cover-Up!

So, after a recent sojourn to the colonies (where I was born, so I ought not be too disparaging), and a trudge around some of Boston’s finest Barnes and Nobles, I got to thinking about the covers that publishers on either side … Continue reading

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