Daily Archives: March 1, 2013

Applied Nate Silver – 6: “alarmists” and “denialists”

My experiment I’m doing this week on explaining my weight trends provides a very simple dataset to look at how “cherry-picking” data and extrapolating trends can show whatever bias the “analyst” wants. Below is the raw data and three different … Continue reading

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