January 29, 2013

Naked Statistics: A Crash Course

Abigail Zuger, New York Times


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The chances are that you turn to this part of the newspaper in search of some reliable tools for optimizing your health. The chances are that you periodically visit a doctor for the same reason.

Alas, what you seek cannot be found in either place, not if it’s certitude you’re after.

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