A Year In Books

One of the things that I wanted to accomplish this year was to read more for fun. In the past, a slow year would have seen me consuming a novel a week. I devoured books. And then I suddenly didn’t.

Merry Stats-mas Everyone!

Yesterday I received an unexpected email from my friend Michael (who just so happens to be a fellow Statistics nerd). Anyway, it seems that in his recent move he came across a box of statistical textbooks that he no longer needed. He was curious as to whether I’d be able to give them a good…

Who Thinks Poo Is Funny?

Given that I’ve been writing a lot of nerdy type posts recently, I decided early today to write about something a little less nerdy.  Of course, what that would be eluded me.  Scanning through the list of 30 post ideas that I’ve jotted down over the past several weeks provided zero inspiration.  Not that the…