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You are a horse running alone
and he tries to tame you
compares you to an impossible highway
to a burning house
says you are blinding him… 171 more words

Ebola From A Statistical Standpoint Part 2

As I promised, I would write another article in regards to Ebola and statistics. The statistical analysis was carried out using PSPP. By the way, it is an open source alternative to SPSS, but has less features. 636 more words


Ebola From A Statistical Standpoint Part 1

The Ebola epidemic in West Africa rages on with 5,000 known to have died and over 10,000 (as of October 25, 2014) known to be infected. 595 more words


Biographies and Outliers.

Most writing on the paths of the successful state the classic items.  The person had passion, worked hard, went to an Ivy League school and had some high up connections or mentors.   863 more words

Life's Thoughts And Questions

Thursday, More Rain

It’s drizzly and foggy, but not windy and not cold and there are plenty of people still cycling and running on the Lakefront. Apparently, temps in Illinois this year were… 39 more words



Occasionally, a dataset may contain a value that is far greater (or less) than, or doesn’t display the same characteristics as the other values. This anomalous value is termed an… 1,652 more words