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  1. Standard member sh76
    Civis Americanus Sum
    12 May '10 16:52
    http://www.fivethirtyeight.com/2010/05/value-over-replacement-justice.html

    Take a background in statistics; dollop on a history of working for Baseball Prospectus and add in a heaping scoop of political junkie and, presto, you have the World's perfect political commentator.

    Make what you will with this admission, but I love Nate Silver.

    There. I've said it.
  2. Standard member sh76
    Civis Americanus Sum
    12 May '10 17:01 / 1 edit
    Oh, by the way

    http://freakonomics.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/03/12/freak-quently-asked-questions-nate-silver/

    Tell me you can read that and not love Nate Silver. I double dog dare you.
  3. 12 May '10 18:23
    his photo looks suspiciously like your (long-term) avatar.

    trying to drum up business for your column, Nate?
  4. 12 May '10 18:38
    ok, i looked at both of them, i still think Thomas Sowell is the best.
  5. Standard member sh76
    Civis Americanus Sum
    12 May '10 18:52
    Originally posted by zeeblebot
    his photo looks suspiciously like your (long-term) avatar.
    All of us Jewish geeks look pretty much alike.
  6. 12 May '10 21:18
    Originally posted by sh76
    All of us Jewish geeks look pretty much alike.
    http://tinyurl.com/2bondu9