Look at the picture, which is real data, but disguised to obscure its source. It is a physical measurement taken … Continue Reading Using P-Values To Diagnose “Trends” Is Invalid
The plot atop this post is one of an observable, the cause of which is known to be related to … Continue Reading Trend Models & The Inability To Discover Cause
It’s bottom-of-the-barrel trolling to cite anything from Daily Kos, but this one is particularly asinine and worth showing to demonstrate … Continue Reading Pay More Taxes And Live Longer. Wee P-value Alert!
‘We have kept back the pudding for you, sir,’ said Mowett, ‘and meanwhile Mr Butcher has been asking us riddles, … Continue Reading The Getting Of Bastards
I don’t mean for this to be complete; these are merely notes in one trend in Satanism in American culture. … Continue Reading Follow-up to Our New Satanic Moment: Fashion Edition
Skeptic Michael Shermer is pleased the number of folks with no religious affiliation is growing, and will likely continue to … Continue Reading A Society Run By Atheist Scientists Would Be Horrible
This post is one that has been restored after the hacking. All original comments were lost. Everything that can go wrong with a time series analysis has gone wrong with the post “Recent global warming trends: significant or paused or … Continue Reading Real Climate Temperature “Trend” Article Gets It Wrong (Like So Many Do)
Pew has a survey out which measures, sort of, our increasing political and cultural apartness (a.k.a. apartheid). The gap between … Continue Reading Pew: Partisan Divides Over Political Values Widen, Part I