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Malcolm Gladwell is Back and an Announcement

November 5, 2007 by


On January 4th of this year Malcolm Gladwell posted a story on Enron and Newspapers at  And then Gladwell went to work on this third book and his blog went dead.  Well, today it came back to life.  For those who don’t want to click on over to, here is his latest post […]

Judging the Value of Anderson Varejao

November 5, 2007 by


A few days ago Henry Abbott (of TrueHoop) wrote “Bad Use of Statistics is Killing Anderson Varejao.”  In this post he noted the following: “…there are a lot of bright people out there working on the best way to describe basketball in numbers. There is a lot they do not agree on. But I’ll stick […]