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2015/01/27 22:20
2015/01/27 22:20
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I mean, polling is fine, I guess, if you're into statistically valid methodologies that have a proven track record of predictive success. But this is America, a nation which has evolved a culture that...
2015/01/27 22:20
2015/01/27 22:20
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2015/01/27 18:33
2015/01/27 18:33
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On Jan. 26, it seemed like the whole US northeast was abuzz with worry about the blizzard coming that evening. New York City imposed a temporary transportation ban, and its mayor, Bill de Blasio,...
2015/01/26 15:38
2015/01/26 15:38
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SAN ANTONIO — As the excellence of the New England Patriots endures into yet another Super Bowl in yet another year, it's easy to fall into the trap of assuming the people who know how to win will...
2015/01/23 13:48
2015/01/23 13:48
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SAG-o-Metrics: Predicting the Acting Oscars Based on SAG Nominations (Infographic) Linda Kallerus/Sony Pictures Classics One of the great things about awards season is that it provides a rich field...
2015/01/22 02:56
2015/01/22 02:56
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No, this is not an article about fracking -- drilling for gas and oil in shale. This is about "drilling down" into big data. We've been using the term for a long time and it provides a useful metaphor...
2015/01/18 07:48
2015/01/18 07:48
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SALT LAKE CITY — I, like many Americans, was deeply saddened when Mitt Romney lost the 2012 presidential election. I saw great potential in his candidacy to be our nation's political leader. His loss...
2015/01/16 18:11
2015/01/16 18:11
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Published: Friday, January 16, 2015, 8:58 a.m. Survey says ... electric cars don't get us charged up At HeraldNet.com, we like to take your temperature. No, we don't poke anyone with a thermometer....
2015/01/15 23:10
2015/01/15 23:10
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There are many things in life I don't pretend to understand. Accretion discs. Dynamic scoring. Adam Sandler. Mike Littwin, Colorado syndicated columnist But I've always had a pretty good handle on...
2015/01/14 16:04
2015/01/14 16:04
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Last year, the NBC sitcom "Parks and Recreation" introduced the fictional law firm of Babip, Pecota, Vorp and Eckstein. The name was a giant Easter egg to baseball nerds courtesy of show co-creator...
2015/01/14 00:18
2015/01/14 00:18
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Toward the end of the 2008 presidential campaign, statistician and political analyst Nate Silver made an astute remark: "Far more than being a 'center-right' country, this is a middle-class country,...
2015/01/13 23:17
2015/01/13 23:17
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According to the 1845 Joint Resolution for Annexing Texas, we can divide ourselves into five different states if we choose. In 2009, analyst Nate Silver imagined a five-state solution based on the...
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2015/01/09 17:27
2015/01/09 17:27
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The recently ended gubernatorial election was a rough one — and not just for candidates. Pollsters took a pounding, too, over perceived partisan prejudices and questions over the validity of their...
2015/01/06 15:19
2015/01/06 15:19
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VOTE SNOW. (Associated Press/Lionsgate, Murray Close) Well, we’re a mere 22 months out from the election — the gestation period of an elephant, so really no time at all — and you know what that...
2015/01/05 22:44
2015/01/05 22:44
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There’s no denying that 2014 was an eventful — exciting, even – year in the world of food and drink. Berkeley became the first city in the U.S. to pass a soda tax. Master statistician Nate Silver...
2015/01/04 14:03
2015/01/04 14:03
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As we fearlessly — or fearfully — march toward winter's peak, people inevitably turn to weather forecasts to try to anticipate when roads will be treacherous, whether offices and schools may be...
2015/01/02 03:18
2015/01/02 03:18
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Oregon obliterated Florida State 59-20 in the first-ever College Football Playoff semifinal game. It's a remarkable result in a bunch of different ways. Perhaps most significantly, it's a clear...
2014/12/25 19:38
2014/12/25 19:38
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Given the playoff stakes in many of Week 17's NFLmatchups, fans will have plenty of reasons to remain glued to their televisions on Sunday. Only two actual playoff spots will be on the line, with six...
2014/12/25 10:50
2014/12/25 10:50
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The new film features a character based loosely on Kirstein — but the real man merits a movie of his own. By Trudy Ring Wilson Cruz, Paris Barclay, Outfest Fusion's Taj Paxton, and Anjelica Huston...
2015/01/27 22:20
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