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Kris an’ Murphy: And The Enemy, As Usual, Is …

“If you’re a regular reader of FiveThirtyEight, you’re probably used to looking at data in sports — where basically everything that happens on a basketball court or a baseball diamond is recorded … “COVID-19 statistics, especially the number of reported … Continue reading

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Amoeba’s Lorica: The More Things Change …

On 22 April 1970 (the first Earth Day), and again on 22 April 1971, Walt Kelly, through his cartoon possum Pogo, pronounced his assessment of the human condition, and identified the ultimate source of all human ills. Forty years on, … Continue reading

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Amoeba’s Lorica: Whom Fortune Favors

In that realm there was a young hunter and the hunter had a horse that was a horse of power. It belonged to the men of long ago, a swift horse with a broad chest, eyes of fire and hoofs … Continue reading

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