A beautifully told story with colorful characters out of epic tradition, a tight and complex plot, and solid pacing. -- Booklist, starred review of On the Razor's Edge

Great writing, vivid scenarios, and thoughtful commentary ... the stories will linger after the last page is turned. -- Publisher's Weekly, on Captive Dreams

Friday, August 16, 2013

The Only Thing You Need to Know About Statistics

from xkcd


  1. Small quibble: I believe that the webcomic is called xkcd.

  2. There's *one* other thing people always need to know: "Reducing the chance of a negative outcome from a single event won't help if you increase the number of occurrences of the event as a result."

    Something all too many advocates of contraception seem to forget.

  3. How about removing the pump handle?


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