Source: Climate Etc.
If Silver’s data-drive approach gets in the way of your political aims, so much the better. – Michael Brendan Dougherty
Nate Silver has a new blog FiveThirtyEight (well a relaunch and extension of his blog, which is now owned by ESPN). What he is trying to accomplish is outlined in the post What the Fox Knows - basically he is promoting ‘data journalism’ .
I’m a Fan of Nate, and I applaud what he is trying to do. But there have been a number of criticisms, and none more vociferous than the choice to publish an article by Roger Pielke Jr. (more…)