Saturday, June 10, 2017


1. "The seven deadly sins of statistical misinterpretation, and how to avoid them" (H/T FlowingData)

2. Desirability Bias (Neurologica)
[...] defined confirmation bias as a bias toward a belief we already hold, while desirability bias is a bias toward a belief we want to be true.
3. H/T John D. Cook
“Teachers should prepare the student for the student’s future, not for the teacher’s past.” — Richard Hamming
 4. This xkcd cartoon on survivorship bias

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