Daily Archives: December 9, 2012

Does my blog suck? Do I care?

Another post I just read led to this fount of wisdom, perhaps. This article, gives me some material to consider. The premise is this, Your blog sucks. Most do, and all for the same reasons. The same 10 reasons. So … Continue reading

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Thanks to fire I could use a bigger brain

This is a highly off-the-wall connection to my recent preoccupation (as witnessed by posts) over my weight loss and desire for more. It appears the solution to my problem would merely be to magically get a bigger brain and all … Continue reading

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Sheldon Adelson is scum

Just look at the guy – he screams sleazeball. Does he care about anything except his own greed (oh yes, bomb anyone who doesn’t love Israel). This scumbag decided to throw a ton of money into the election (and fortunately … Continue reading

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Applied Nate Silver – does blog readership follow a power law?

I have enough data in my stats to take a stab at this question. Just looking at the stats some of my posts have been read a lot more than others and so just scanning the data it looks roughly … Continue reading

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Applied Nate Silver – 3

Another week and a bit more data, plus some actual observations about Nate Silver’s methodology, which it turns out I’m not really using properly. But let’s start with the money graph: Last week’s money graph extrapolated to 229.3 for this … Continue reading

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