Monthly Archive: May 2014

For the Surveillance Interest Inclined…

Brookings will be hosting a fantastic discussion on the subject next Thursday. Carrie Cordero, Jameel Jaffer, Julian Sanchez, and John Inglis moderated by Ben Wittes will be a MUCH MUCH more interesting and substantive...

Weekend!

Holy cow, is it Friday already? Indeed it is.

Dear Nate Silver: Hire Better Editors

I get that some folks thought we were being too hard on Silver over the Pielke stuff. Fine. But look at this recent piece of utter dreck. Anyone with a basic understanding of statistics...

Phenomenal Woman

Maya Angelou passed today at the age of 86.  The world is a worse place today than it was yesterday.

Turn

Is anyone else watching AMC’s Turn, and if so, what do you think of it? I think they made a very creative choice for the theme song and title sequence. The rest I’m not...

Money!

I want money (that’s what I want).